Important Collectors' Wristwatches, P...

Hong Kong, Jun 27, 2009

LOT 102

No. 1 Blancpain, "Répétition Minutes No. 1, Three Precious Metal Set". Made in the late 1980s. Very fine and very rare, minute-repeating, self-winding, 18K pink gold, 18K white gold an platinum wristwatch with an 18K pink gold Blancpain buckle.

HKD 120,000 - 150,000

USD 17,000 - 21,000 / EUR 12,000 - 15,000

Sold: HKD 174,000

C. Three-body, solid, polished, stepped bezel, straight lugs, snap-on transparent case back, sapphire crystals. D. Off-white with applied pink gold radial Roman numerals on an outer reserve, subsidiary seconds dial. Pink gold feuille hands. M. Cal. 0035, gilt brass, fausses cotes decoration, 39 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance adjusted to 5 positions, shock-absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, 21K gold rotor, repeating on gongs by activating slide on the band. Dial and movement signed. Diam. 34 mm. Thickness 11 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original