Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 465

LOUIS MOINET, TEMPOGRAPH RETROGRADE SECONDS PROTOTYPE PINK GOLD Louis Moinet, 1806, "Tempograph, Prototype", Ref. LM-39.50.50P. Made in 2010. Very fine, unique, large and heavy, water resistant, self-winding, 18K pink gold wristwatch with retrograde 20 seconds hand, off-center hour dial, visible movement and an 18K pink gold and titanium deployant clasp. Accompanied by fitted box, certificate of origin and instruction booklet.

CHF 20,000 - 40,000

HKD 160,000 - 320,000 / USD 20,000 - 40,000

Sold: CHF 33,750

Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, straight curved lugs with screw bars, stepped bezel securized with 5 nuts, transparent case back with 7screws, sapphire crystals. Black, "Cotes du Jura" decoration, painted roman quarters and baton indexes, outer minute track, applied pink gold Louis Moinet logo at 12, black 20 seconds track at 3, 20-seconds indicator at 9. Pink gold feuille hands, pink gold arrow second hand. LM 39, rhodium-plated, "Cotes de Geneve" decoration, 36 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, index regulator, hack mechanism.

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Grading System
Case: 1

As new

Movement: 1

As new

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 44 mm. THICKNESS 16 mm.