Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 12, 2019

LOT 479

LECOULTRE PLIQUE-A-JOUR

A very fine, important and complicated, large and heavy, hunting-cased,18K gold, keyless pocket watch with plique-a-jour enamel decoration. Minute-repeating, with perpetual calendar, chronograph, phases of the moon and lunar calendar.

Brand LeCoultre

Year Circa 1900

Movement No. 4940

Calibre  20’’’, matte gilt, straightline lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring, swan-neck micrometer regulator.

Case No. 4940

Dimensions 58 mm

Signature  Movement beneath the hour hammer, cuvette with engraved ‘’EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE 1900’’.

CHF 40,000 - 60,000

HKD 320,000 - 480,000 / USD 40,000 - 60,000

Sold: CHF 50,000


Grading System
Grade:

Exceptional

Case: 3-31

Good

Transformations

Movement: 3

Good

Dial: 3-01

Good

HANDS Original