Lot 283. Men's wristwatch with alarm clock. Switzerland, around 1960, JAEGER-LECOULTRE, MEMOVOX, Ref: 855

Estimate value:€ 6 400–6 600
Auction date:15.07.2019   16:00
Bid acceptance closed for this auction
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Lot 283Men's wristwatch with alarm clock. Switzerland, around 1960, JAEGER-LECOULTRE, MEMOVOX, Ref: 855
Yellow gold 750/-, stamped. D. 37 mm. Approx. 51,12 g., Round housing, no 1237980 A. black dial, referred to Jaeger-LeCoultre, Automatic, launched in faceted bar indexes, a Central silver-colored rotatable disc with a triangular alarm indicator, the minute Markings on the disc edge, a date window at 3, gold Dauphin hands, Central second. Automatic movement with alarm function, calibre 825, "Bumper-lift", no. 1581365. Black leather strap with CROC optic, metal buckle. In 1950, the first Memovox was released. The Name is a combination of "Memoria" (memory) and "Vox" (voice) from the Latin. In 1956, brought Jaeger-LeCoultre, a Memovox calibre 815 on the market, the world's first automatic watch with alarm function. In 1959, the Memovox Automatic (model E855) received with the automatic caliber K825 a date display. The calibre 825 consists of 241 items.

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