Search text
Lot No. 7
Estimate  350 - 600 €
This is a lot of a former auction!

Ed. Heuer & Co. SA, Biel

, Movement No. 602807, Case No. 147028, Cal. 61 VAL, 51 mm, 77 g, circa 1955

A gentleman's as new pocket watch with chronograph

Case: steel, push back, chronograph pusher via pendant. Dial: silvered, Arabic numerals, auxiliary seconds, 30 min. counter, signed, blued leaf hands. Movm.: 2/3 plate movement, rhodium-plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, signed, 17 jewels, ground chronograph steel parts, ratchet wheel, Glucydur screw balance, Nivarox balance spring.

When it comes to timekeeping, Heuer is still a major player today. The company was founded around 1860 and in 1864 traded as "Heuer & Lambelet". Heuer was the first manufacturer in Switzerland to mass-produce chronographs; in the early to mid 20th century the product range included chronographs, sports watches, equipment for cars and aeroplanes and other timekeeping instruments.
After the death of director J. Alfred Juergensen, the company Jules Juergensen was lead by David Golay for some time; in 1925, however, Golay sold it to Heuer, who established a Juergensen museum in Biel. In 1936 Heuer sold "Jules Juergensen" to a company in New York.
Case: as new
Dial: as new
Movm.: as new, capable of running

Tell a friend ...

Send to the following address: (*)

My message
My e-mail address (*)

Leave bid

Minimum bid 400 €

Your maximum bid (100 € steps)

Bitte nur 100er Schritte

 Send me an e-mail when I'm outbid.

You are placing a binding bid for this item!