Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces.

Geneva, May 13, 2018

LOT 251

JAEGER-LECOULTRE MEMOVOX, TRIBUTE TO POLARIS A fine and limited, self-winding, stainless steel divers wristwatch with alarm.

CHF 7,000 - 9,000

HKD 56,000 - 72,000 / USD 7,000 - 9,000

Sold: CHF 11,875

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original

Brand Jaeger-LeCoultre

Model Memovox, Tribute to Polaris 1968

Reference Ref. 190.8.96

Year 2008

Bracelet Original rubber strap

Numbers Case N. 2'510'978, N. 042/768

Caliber 956

Dimensions 42 mm.

Signature Dial, Case and Movement.

Accessories Original fitted box, certificate of origin, instruction booklet, spare crystal, Jaeger LeCoultre service invoice dated 2014 in the amount of CCC 1'700


Property of the original Swiss owner. In 2008, as a tribute to the original three crown Polaris, Jaeger LeCoultre launched a re-edition of the iconic model. Made in a limited number of 768 pieces, this particular example with the number 42 was one of the first examples delivered to the Swiss owner and was completely overhauled by the manufacturer in 2014. Relaunched in a new limited edition of 1000 pieces at SIHH in 2018, the initial re-edition was already a collectible when launched and the 768 pieces were quickly snapped up; a future classic.