Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Mar 03, 2021

LOT 98

Huning Watch Co.
Chronograph, minute and hour counters, silver dial; stainless steel

HKD 13,000 - 17,300

CHF 1,500 - 2,000 / EUR 1,400 - 1,850 / USD 1,700 - 2,300

Stainless steel, manual-winding, tonneau-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, with snap-on case-back, silver colour dial with subsidiary seconds at 9 and three horological complications:
· 1/5 second chronograph (activated by the two rectangular-shaped push-pieces) with tachometric scale graduated for 1 000 metres and telemetric scales graduated for a kilometre
· Half-instantaneous 30-minute counter (subsidiary dial at 3 o’clock)
· 12-hour counter (subsidiary dial at 6 o’clock)


Grading System
Grade: A

Good

Case: 4-6-8-15

Fair

Slightly oxidized

Slightly scratched

Slightly rusted

Movement: 3 *
Dial: 3-6-8-01

Good

Slightly oxidized

Slightly scratched

HANDS Original

Brand Huning Watch Co., Geneva

Year circa 1950

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 831 501

Material stainless steel

Bracelet stainless steel bracelet à mailles with clasp

Caliber 14’’’ (based on Valjoux 71 by Reymond Frères, Les Bioux, Vallée de Joux)

Height 44.5 mm.

Width 36 mm.

Signature dial