Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 17, 2013

LOT 278

ZENITH EL PRIMERO 36?000 VPH Zenith, Le Locle, El Primero, 36?000 VPH, No. 118093, movement No. 312371, Ref. 03.2040.400/21.C496. Sold April 7th, 2012. Very fine, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with round button chronograph, registers, tachometer, date and a stainless steel Zenith buckle. Accompanied by the original fitted box, warranty card, warranty booklet and instruction manual.

CHF 2,500 - 3,500

USD 2,700 - 3,800 / EUR 2,000 - 3,000

Sold: CHF 4,000

C. Two-body, polished, fluted lugs, stepped bezel, transparent case back with 4 screws, sapphire crystals. D. Black with applied steel baton indexes, subsidiary dials for the seconds, the 12-hour and 30-minute registers, outer minutes/ seconds divisions, outermost tachometer scale, aperture for the date. Steel luminous baton hands. M. Cal. 400, rhodium-plated, 31 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self compensating flat balance spring. Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 42 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original