Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Feb 26, 2012


JAEGER-LECOULTRE, ?PLEXI NOIR CHINOIS, ATMOS?, Jaeger-LeCoultre, case No. 192073. Made in the 1960's. Fine and rare, rectangular, gilt brass and perspex (lucite) mantel clock with ?Chinoiserie? panels and wound by barometric pressure changes. To be sold without reserve

HKD 30,000 - 45,000

USD 4,000 - 6,000 / EUR 3,000 - 4,500

Sold: HKD 26,250

C. Glazed on 4 sides and on the top with perspex (Lucite) panels, those on the sides set with gilt Chinoiserie water landscapes, the front panel with aperture to view the pendulum, stepped plinth base. D. Off-white with applied gilt brass faceted dart indexes and Arabic quarter-hour numerals. Gilt brass dauphine hands. M. Cal. 526-5, gilt brass, vacuum chamber winding the going barrel, lever escapement driven by annular tension pendulum, locking screw in the base below the pendulum disc. Case,movement and vacuum signed. Dim. 23 x 18 x 14 cm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original