Description

    Audemars Piguet Men's Rare Vintage Men's Gold Wristwatch, circa 1944
    Case: #47509, three body, 18k yellow gold, snap back, curved "calatrava" style lugs
    Dial: original, silver with gold Arabic numerals and bar markers, black minute marks, center seep seconds, gold baton hands
    Movement: #47509B, nickel damaskeened, 20 jewel, eight adjustments, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic balance, gold train, gilt top bridge for the center seconds gearing
    Band: associated 14k gold brick link band with fold over clasp, overall 7-1/4 inches
    Signed: triple signed Audemars Piguet

    Note: A vintage center seconds wristwatch from this prestigious maker is very scarce



    Condition Report*:

    Type: Audemars Piguet Vintage Men's Gold Wristwatch
    Signed: Audemars Piguet & Co. Geneve
    Model: center seconds
    Dial: silver, rose gold numerals and bars, minute marks
    Hands; rose gold batons, gold center sweep seconds
    Metal: 18k yellow gold head, 14k bracelet
    Gram Weight: 61.6
    Case No: 47509
    Case Info: three body, curved calatrava style lugs
    Case Length: 40 mm head, overall 7 1/4 inches
    Case Width: 32 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: # 47509B, nickel, 20 jewels, eight adjustments, damaskeened, straight line lever with bi-metallic compensated balance, gold train, gilt top bridge for center seconds
    Band: associated 14k brick link with fold over clasp
    Circa: 1944
    Condition: movement very good and running, dial good, original with a few very light spots, hands good, case very good, band good
    Notes: A center seconds Audemars Piguet from this vintage is very scarce


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    December, 2008
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