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Hong Kong, Mar 09, 2022

LOT 289

Quartz, LED seconds and date indications; “Defy”; “Time Command”-type; gilded metal and stainless steel

HKD 4,300 - 8,500

EUR 500 - 1,000 / CHF 500 - 1,000 / USD 550 - 1,100


Sold: HKD 1,250

Gilded metal, quartz, vertical “tonneau”-shaped, gentleman’s wristwatch, water-resistant with stainless steel snap-on case-back, silver colour dial with radial indexes and multi-function:
· Quartz LED (light-emitting diode) digital seconds and date of the month indications (aperture at 6 o’clock; activated by the two round-shaped push-pieces located on the case-band)

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 3-8


Slightly scratched

Movement: 3**


Repair required, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original

Brand Zenith, Le Locle

Model “Defy”; “Time Command”-type

Reference 20.0070.470

Year circa 1975-1976

Material gilded metal and stainless steel

Bracelet black leather strap

Buckle gilded metal buckle

Caliber quartz standardisation (with two batteries)

Height 42 mm.

Width 35.1 mm.

Signature dial


The purchase price payable by a buyer will be the sum of the final bid price plus the buyer’s premium, together with any applicable sales or compensating use tax. In addition to the hammer price, the buyer’s premium is payable as follows: 25% of the hammer price on each lot.

Important notice – Special conditions Please look carefully at all the photos as they are an integral part of the description. Any defect not mentioned in the descriptions but visible on the photos will be considered as described and cannot lead to any claim. The dimensions are given as an indication and may slightly differ from the measures mentioned by the manufacturers especially for contemporary watches. The photos are not retouched. Colors may differ from reality. For timepieces, we guarantee neither the functioning nor the precision of the movement, nor the water-resistance of the case. In addition, please note that movements, parts of mechanisms or cases may be incomplete. The lots are sold “as is”, described to the best of our knowledge and cannot be returned. Once the online bid is placed by the bidder, it cannot be cancelled.