Important Collector's Wristwatches, P...

New York, Sep 24, 2003

LOT 106

Jaeger-LeCoultre, "Reverso", produced for Favre-Leuba, No.484707, case No. 321549. Produced in the 1940's.Fine and unusual, rectangular, stainless steel "Staybrite", gentleman's reversible wristwatch. Accompanied by the original fitted box.

USD 3,500 - 4,000

EUR 3,200 - 3,600

Sold: USD 4,600

C. four-body, polished and brushed, fluted top and bottom bezel. D. matte silver with applied gold Arabic numerals, auxiliary seconds dial. "Epée" blued steel hands. M. Cal. 8 x 11''', tonneau, gilt brass, "fausses côtes" decoration, 15 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, blued steel flat balance-spring. Dial and movement signed, case numbered.Dim. 22 x 38 mm.It is very rare to find a Reverso from the 1940's

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3


Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 4-5-01



HANDS Original