VINTAGE WATCHES, PRE-OWNED & USED SWISS, AMERICAN WATCHES & JEWELRY

Lecoultre 14K YG “Ship’s Wheel” circa 1950’s

$4,500.00

A scarce and magnificent vintage Lecoultre “Ship’s Wheel” dress model 14K YG circa 1950’s with an extremely rare original 3 tone guilloche dial. This model features a medium sized 34mm diameter case with protruding “knurls” at each hour position ressembling a ship’s wheel. The more pronounced lugs extend to 40mm and support a 16mm strap. With extremely rare 3 color original black and gold dial with guilloche finish vertical parallel center design with gold applied 3/6/9, surrounded by silvered minute track with embossed gold “pearls”, and with outer textured champagne field accented with gold applied tapered indexes, and with gilt tapered hands. Powered by 17 jewel manual wind Lecoultre caliber 480/CW movement with subsidiary seconds. From a fine collection, this watch will be fully serviced and offered with our 1 year warrantee of accurate time keeping and operation. With your choice of fine leather or exotic skin strap. A very distinctive design vintage man’s dress model or oversized sporty dress model for a woman.

Additional information

Maker

Lecoultre

Model Name/Type

"Ship's Wheel"

Man's / Lady's

Men

Case mm

34 x 40mm

Case Metal

14K YG

Crystal

Acrylic

Dial & Hands

original dial

Movement Type

manual wind

Movement Caliber

Caliber 480

Date Function

no

Strap / Bracelet

Fine leather, cordovan, or exotic skin strap

Strap / Bracelet Size

16mm

Country of Origin

Switzerland

Condition

Excellent

Box / Papers

No