Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Mar 03, 2021

LOT 129

Lémania Watch Co., Alfred Lugrin
Ref. 248, chronograph, minute counter, silver dial; “105”; 18K yellow gold

HKD 17,300 - 34,500

CHF 2,000 - 4,000 / EUR 1,850 - 3,700 / USD 2,300 - 4,500

Sold: HKD 22,500

18K yellow gold, manual-winding, tonneau-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, with snap-on case-back, silver colour dial with subsidiary seconds at 9 and two horological complications:
· 1/5 second chronograph (activated by the two rectangular-shaped push-pieces) with tachometric scale graduated for 1 000 metres
· Half-instantaneous 30-minute counter (subsidiary dial at 3 o’clock)


Grading System
Grade: A

Good

Case: 3-11

Good

Slightly worn

Movement: 3 *
Dial: 3-6-01

Good

Slightly oxidized

HANDS Original

Brand Lémania, L’Orient (Vallée de Joux)

Model “105”

Year circa 1950

Movement No. unnumbered

Case No. 248 / 9 (by Jacques Beiner, Saint-Imier)

Material 18K yellow gold

Bracelet brown leather strap

Buckle gilded metal buckle

Caliber 12’’’, L1270

Height 39.4 mm.

Width 32.7 mm.

Signature dial and movement