Important Collectors’ Wristwatches, P...

New York - The Fuller Building, Mar 28, 2007

LOT 60

"Night and Day" Jaeger-LeCoultre, "Reverso - Duoface - Night and Day", Ref. 270.8.54. Made in the 1990s. Very fine, rectangular and reversible, two time-zone, double-dialed, stainless steel gentleman's wristwatch with a stainless steel Jaeger LeCoultre deployant clasp. Accompanied by a fitted box and certificate.

USD 4,000 - 5,000

EUR 3,000 - 3,800

Sold: USD 4,956

C. Five-body, polished, ridged bezel, sapphire crystals. D. On one side, ?guilloché? anthracite dial, off-center ring with luminous Arabic numerals and applied steel dart indexes on a plain reserve, at 6 subsidiary dial for the second time-zone in 24-hours in painted Arabic numerals and the indication "NIGHT/DAY". Luminous steel "lozenge" hands. With the pusher on the band, the hours may be forwarded independently from the other dial. On the other side, two-tone guilloché silver dial with painted Arabic numerals on a plain reserve, subsidiary seconds dial. M. Cal. 854, copper-colored, "fausses côtes" decoration, 21 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring. Dials, case and movement signed. Dim. 26 x 42 mm. Thickness 10 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original