Lot 71: Breguet Type XX Transatlantique Ladies, Ref. 4820ST, c.2010
26 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Breguet Type XX Transatlantique Ladies, Ref. 4820ST/D2/S76
Switzerland, circa 2010
Automatic movement, caliber 550, 38 jewels; hours, minutes, seconds, date, chronograph
Black dial with applied silver luminous Arabic numeral and Baton hour-markers, chronograph registers and constant seconds subdials, date aperture, minutes outer ring; Silver luminous Index and silver Fils hands
Stainless Steel case, with unidirectional turning bezel, screw-down crown, pushers, and screw-down caseback
Breguet Stainless Steel bracelet with butterfly clasp
Hallmarked on the clasp
Case No. 71297
Case Diameter: 33mm
Length of Bracelet: 16cm
Very good condition with minor traces of wear: case has minor scratches, bezel shows minor scratches; Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense
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Breguet is known as one of the most innovative watch manufactures in the industry. Dating back to 1775, the brand’s heritage is very much defined by its long list of inventions and innovations that contributed to the advancement of haute horlogerie as a whole. Some of Breguet’s earliest clients include Queen Marie-Antoinette, Napoleon Bonaparte, and Winston Churchill. Today, the manufacture is best defined by the quality and precision of their timepieces, their technical savoir-faire, and a long list of inventions that changed the watch world, including the tourbillon.Overhaul is recommended at the buyer’s expense. Long-term precision and regularity cannot be guaranteed. Size and weight may deviate from the manufacturer’s indication. All watches are hand-measured and weighed.
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