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Hong Kong, Mar 09, 2022

LOT 105

Chronograph, minute counter, silver dial, calibre 285 “Uni-Compax”; Enversteel stainless steel

HKD 12,800 - 25,500

EUR 1,450 - 2,900 / CHF 1,500 - 3,000 / USD 1,650 - 3,300

Sold: HKD 20,000

Enversteel stainless steel, manual-winding, “tonneau”-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, snap-on case-back, silver colour dial with suspended Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds at 9 and two horological complications:
· 1/5 second chronograph (activated by the two rectangular-shaped push-pieces located on the case-band) with tachometric scale graduated for one mile (1 609.33 metres) and telemetric scale graduated for 1 000 metres
· Half-instantaneous 30-minute counter (subsidiary dial at 3 o’clock)

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-53-01



HANDS Original

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

Model signed “LeCoultre”

Reference 5184

Year circa 1940-1950

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 766 022

Material Enversteel stainless steel

Bracelet black leather strap

Buckle metal buckle

Caliber 285 “Uni-Compax”, 14’’’ (by Perret & Berthoud, Universal Watch Co., Geneva)

Height 42.3 mm.

Width 35.1 mm.

Signature dial, case and movement


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.

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.