Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 273

HEUER, BIG EYE CHRONOGRAPH, BLACK DIAL, STEEL Heuer, Swiss, case No. 314536. Made circa 1945. Fine and rare, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with round button chronograph with the original Heuer leather bracelet.

CHF 3,000 - 5,000

HKD 24,000 - 40,000 / USD 3,000 - 5,000

Sold: CHF 4,500

Two-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back, inclined bezel, lapidated lugs. Black with arabic luminous numerals, subsidiary dials for constant seconds and 30-minute registers. Steel luminous hands. Valjoux 23, Rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock-absorber, selfcompensating flat balance spring.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-55-05

Very good

Luminous material reapplied

HANDS Luminous material reapplied


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 35 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm.