Only Online Auction

Geneva, Apr 07, 2021

LOT 56

Ref. 146.3.97, self-winding, diver’s, centre-seconds, date, alarm; “Master Compressor Memovox”; 18K white gold

CHF 7,000 - 12,000

EUR 6,300 - 10,900 / USD 7,400 - 13,000 / HKD 58,000 - 102,000

18K white gold, self-winding, vertical tonneau-shaped, large diver’s wristwatch, water-resistant with case-back screwed by four screws, winding-crowns with compression keys, 60-minute graduated bidirectional revolving grey inclined inner bezel for the decompression times (adjusted by the crown at 10 o’clock), grey dial with centre-seconds and two horological complications:
· Date of the month (aperture at 3 o’clock)
· Alarm (winding and setting on the sector dial on the left side by the crown at 2 o’clock)

Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original

Brand Jaeger-LeCoultre, Le Sentier (Vallée de Joux)

Model “Master Compressor Memovox”

Reference 146.3.97

Year circa 1998

Case No. 0094

Material 18K white gold

Bracelet brown leather Jaeger-LeCoultre strap

Buckle 18K white gold Jaeger-LeCoultre deployant clasp

Caliber 918

Height 49.8 mm.

Width 41.6 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories original fitted box an outer box, instruction booklet, booklet, repair invoice (dated by Bucherer, Bern, January 15, 2021)


The dial in grey colour was only available on the 18K white gold version; the stainless steel version was fitted with a black colour dial.


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

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