Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 14, 2017

LOT 436

JAEGER-LECOULTRE REF. 855.42 MEMOVOX STEEL Jaeger-LeCoultre, "Memovox," Calendar, Alarm, case No. 1488181, Ref. 855.42. Made in the 1960s. Fine, center seconds, self-winding, stainless steel wristwatch with alarm, date and 2 crowns.

CHF 2,000 - 4,000

HKD 16,000 - 32,000 / USD 2,000 - 4,000

Sold: CHF 5,625

One-body, polished, the crown at 2 activates the central revolving alarm dial, the one at 4 is for time- setting and winding. Satine silver with applied faceted steel arabic and dart indexes and luminous markers, concentric minute/seconds track, at the center, revolving disc for the alarm. Luminous steel dauphine hands. Cal. K825, rhodium-plated, fausses côtes decoration, 21 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 37 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm.