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Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Oct 19, 2012

LOT 152

B-UHR REF. 127-560 A-1 WORLD WAR II GERMAN AIR FORCE Thommen, made by Wempe, Hamburg, No. 209, Ref. 127-560 A-1. Circa 1940. Fine and rare, large, matte stainless steel military aviator's wristwatch with indirect center seconds, Guillaume balance and long leather strap.

C. Three-body, matte gray, inclined bezel, concave lugs, large winding crown. D. Black with painted luminous Arabic numerals and indexes, inner hour ring, outer luminous minute/seconds track. Luminous blued steel lozenge hands. M. Cal. K 31, gilt brass, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, Guillaume balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring, micrometer regulator, hack mechanism. Case and movement signed. Diam. 55 mm. Thickness 15 mm.

HKD 15,000 - 23,000

USD 2,000 - 3,000 / EUR 1,500 - 2,300

Sold: HKD 32,500

Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3


Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original