Lot 4067: Rarity: one of the earliest noted Longines wristwatch chronographs Chronographe-Compteur', pink gold, Switzerland ca. 1920 (NO LIVE FEE)
05 November 2016
Hamburg, Hamburg, GermanyLive Auction
Description: Ca. Ø 35mm, 14K pink gold, hinged back, original lugs, no. 2965038, dome inscribed Longines Chronographe-Compteur, very fine lever movement with chronograph, prime quality, bridge signed Longines, caliber 13.33, original enamel dial with red numeral 12, 30min counter, blued steel hands, excellent condition, in working order. A comparable watch with the number 2967504 probably from the same year of production was sold in Geneva auction 2009 for 8,400 SwissFrancs (source:http://www.antiquorum.com/catalog/lots/lot-221-123?browse_all=1&page=2&=wristwatch+longines+chronograph+enamel+dial).
Notes: LIVE FEE IS COVERED BY CORTRIE AUCTIONS.