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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 11, 2014

LOT 13

JAEGER-LECOULTRE REF. 174.8.96 MASTER CONTROL MEMOVOX STEEL Jaeger-LeCoultre, "Master Control Memovox Automatique", No. 2785591, Ref. 174.896. Made in circa 2010. Fine, center seconds, self-winding, water-resistant stainless steel wristwatch with alarm, date, 2 crowns and a stainless steel Jaeger- LeCoultre deployant clasp. Accompanied by a Jaeger-LeCoultre fitted box and instruction manual.

Three-body, polished, inclined bezel, concave lugs, the back with 4 screws, the crown at 2 activates the central revolving alarm dial anticlockwise and quick date-set clockwise, the crown at 4 is for time-setting. Satine silvered with applied faceted steel dart indexes and luminous dots, at the center, revolving alarm dial, date aperture. Polished and frosted steel alpha hands. Cal. 956, rhodium-plated, fausses côtes decoration, 22 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring.

CHF 3,000 - 5,000

HKD 25,000 - 41,000 / USD 3,200 - 5,400


Sold: CHF 5,625

Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 14 mm. Property of a distinguished Collector To be sold without reserve