Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 70

MINERVA WATERPROOF CHRONOGRAPH STEEL Minerva, Suisse, "Incabloc", case No. 720388. Made in the 1940s. Fine, stainless steel waterproof wristwatch with chronograph and registers.

CHF 1,500 - 2,500

HKD 12,000 - 20,000 / USD 1,500 - 2,500

Sold: CHF 2,125

Two-body, polished, stepped bezel, fluted concave lugs, screw-down caseback. Silver with luminous arabic numerals, outer minutes and fifths of a second divisions, outer tachometer scale, subsidiary seconds and 30-minute registers. Luminous hands. 14 ½ ```, rhodium plated, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, Breguet balance spring, index regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-8-01

Very good

Slightly scratched

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 36 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm.