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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Dec 11, 2013

LOT 58

LONGINES HELVETICA COIN DRESS WATCH Longines, movement No. 2953626, Swiss patent No. 22107. Made in the 1920s. Fine and very rare dress watch set within a 20 Swiss Frank silver coin dated 1912. Accompanied by a pouch.

Three-body, solid, wide bezel decorated with a flower and leaf motif, reeded band edge, snap-on case back marking: Helvetica 1912, Confoederatio. Silver with painted black Breguet numerals, outer minute track, subsidiary seconds dial. Blued steel Breguet hands. Cal. 11.87M, frosted gilt, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring.

USD 1,100 - 2,100

HKD 8,500 - 16,300 / CHF 1,000 - 2,000

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

Sold: USD 2,875


Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3

Good

Movement: 3**

Good

Repair required, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01

Good

HANDS Original


Notes

Dial and movement signed. DIAM. 37 mm. THICKNESS 6 mm. To be sold without reserve