Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

New York, Dec 11, 2013

LOT 222

VULCAIN CRICKET NAUTICAL STEEL Vulcain, "Cricket Nautical, 300 m-1000 ft," No. 0079/1961, Ref. 100152. Made in a limited edition of 1961 pieces in 2011. Fine, water resistant to 300 m, stainless steel wristwatch with alarm, center seconds and a stainless steel Vulcain buckle. Accompanied by the original box, guarantee and instructions booklet.

USD 3,000 - 5,000

HKD 23,000 - 39,000 / HKD 23,000 - 39,000 / CHF 2,900 - 4,800 / CHF 2,900 - 4,800

Sold: USD 3,625

Three-body, polished and brushed, inclined bezel, concave lugs, case back with 16 holes for audible alarm even under water, crown at 3 for hand and alarm hand setting, crown at 4 for the revolving decompression tables, button at 2 for alarm setting and silence, sapphire crystal. Black with painted baton indexes and Arabic quarters, luminous dots, concentric revolving disc with rectangular aperture for DEPTH related compression tables. Luminous steel dauphine hands. Rhodium-plated, fausses cotes decoration, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber self-compensating flat balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 1

As new

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


DIAM. 42 mm. THICKNESS 17 mm.