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Rare LeCoultre 14K YG Dress Model circa 1950’s with Box

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Scarce and beautiful design vintage Lecoultre dress model 14K YG circa 1950’s. Featuring a distinctive 30 x 39mm case with prominent sculpted and layered lugs, with black enamel greek key design decoration. With stunning condition original tri-color dial with etched linen black center, and gold outer ring with gold applied indexes, and with tapered daupine hands. Powered by 17 jewel manual wind movement with subsidiary seconds.  A scarce and exceptionally beautiful design vintage dress model.

In our opinion, this is one of the most distinctive dress models produced in this era of design with respect to both the case design and the elaborate dial. Recently serviced by one of our veteran watchmakers and offered with our 1 year warranty of accurate time keeping and operation. Accompanied by its period correct box.

 

Additional information

Maker

Lecoultre

Model Name/Type

Dress Model

Model/Case Ref#

17552

Man's / Lady's

Men

Case Serial#

756,xxx

Circa

1950s

Case mm

30mm

Case Metal

14K YG

Crystal

Acrylic

Crown-Pushers

unsigned crown

Dial & Hands

Tricolor

Movement Type

manual wind

Date Function

no

Strap / Bracelet

Fine leather, cordovan, or exotic skin strap

Strap / Bracelet Size

19mm

Country of Origin

Switzerland

Condition

Excellent

Box / Papers

box

Brand

Vintage and Modern Jaeger Lecoultre

Vintage Jaeger Lecoultre, or Jaeger Lecoultre as it is referred to in Europe is a fine Swiss brand which has seen a great revival in recent years. While not recognized in the same class as Patek Philippe, Audemars Piguet, or Vacheron & Constantin, Lecoultre nevertheless is distinguished by high quality, great attention to design, and a number of noteworthy and exclusive features including Memovox Alarm models, the Reverso first introduced in the 1930’s for Polo players, the Power Reserve Futurmatic, as well as sporty chronographs and diver’s models for the sportsman. Vintage Lecoultre dress models include some of the most elaborate and sought after of case designs and dial treatments. We are strong advocates of the Lecoultre brand and feature the most desirable models from their many decades of wrist watch production.

Rare LeCoultre 14K YG Dress Model circa 1950's with Box