Description

    Audemars Piguet Ultra Rare Early Two Tone Gold Vintage Triple Calendar Wristwatch Retailed by E. Gubelin Circa 1928
    Case: No. 38622, two body, hinged back, 18k white and green gold, recessed adjusting pins for the days and date on the sides
    Dial: silver, applied white gold Breguet numerals, white gold moon hands, apertures for the months, the days of the week and the date, black minute track
    Movement: No. 38622.A, 17 jewels, eight adjustments, straight line lever escapement, 10 lignes, round, high grade finish
    Band: wide 18k gold mesh band with two tone striped gold fold over clasp, adjustable to three settings, 7, 7 1/4, and 7 1/2 inches, Gay Freres makers mark
    Signed: Triple signed E. Gubelin Lucerne, gross weight 73.9 grams, with original Gubelin box

    Only 11 watches are documented by Audemars Piguet with a similar (not identical) case, and were sold between 1928 and 1938.
    This watch was sold by Audemars Piguet in 1928 to Gubelin. The case is described in the Audemars Piguet archives as "tout or gris sauf deux petits côtés plaques of vert" (entirely in white gold, except two sides goldened in green gold)







    Condition Report*:

    Type: Audemars Piguet Ultra Rare Early Two Tone Gold Vintage Triple Calendar Wristwatch Retailed by E. Gubelin Circa 1928
    Dial: silver, applied white gold Breguet numerals
    Hands; white gold moon hands
    Metal: 18k white and green gold
    Gram Weight: 73.9
    Case No: 38622
    Case Info: two body, hinged back
    Case Length: 36 mm
    Case Width: 25 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: cal. 10GHSM, Movt. No. 38622.A, 17 jewels, eight adjustments, straight line lever escapement, 10 lignes, round, high grade finish
    Band: 18k white gold, two tone fold over clasp
    Circa: 1928
    Condition: movement is very good and running, case and bracelet are good, dial is good, tiny mounting pin holes near the 2 numerals


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