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Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, May 12, 2019

LOT 428

STARTER, GIANT SIZE CHRONOGRAPH POCKET WATCH

A very large, rare and unusual, manual wind, stainless steel chronograph pocket watch with 30-minute counter and enamel dial.

Brand Starter

Year Circa 1940

Movement No. 57468

Calibre  17’’’

Case No. 64

Dimensions 135 mm

Signature Dial.

CHF 800 - 1,400

HKD 6,400 - 11,200 / USD 800 - 1,400

TO BE SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

Sold: CHF 437


Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3-8

Good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3-10*

Good

Patinated

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-71-01

Very good

ENAMEL AND VARIOUS TYPES OF DECORATION Hairlines

HANDS Original


Notes

 Although not much is known about the company, it appears that it belonged to one of the many brands owned by Cervine SA (La Chaux de Fonds) and initially belonged to the Achille Hirsch company.