Important Collectors Watches, Pocket Watches & Clocks
LOT 384
Pour Hermès Universal, Genève, case No. 605738. Made for Hermès circa 1935. Very fine and extremely rare 18K yellow gold wristwatch with square button chronograph, register, telemeter and tachometer.
C. Three-body, solid, polished and brushed, flat large bezel, snapon case back. D. Black with applied yellow gold Arabic numerals and dart indexes, subsidiary dials for the seconds, the 12-hour and 45 minute registers, inner minute/seconds track, outer telemeter scale, outermost tachometer scale. Yellow gold baton hands. M. Cal. 285, gilt, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring, index regulator. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 35 mm. Thickness 12 mm.
Estimate: 85,000 HKD - 100,000 HKD
Estimate: 11,000 USD - 13,000 USD
Estimate: 7,000 EUR - 8,000 EUR
Grading system

C 3 D 3-6-01 M 3-9* AA
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Important Collectors Watches, Pocket Watches & Clocks
08-06-2008