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    Sale 1357

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    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 29

    A. Lange & Söhne. A fine and rare platinum twin barrel wristwatch with oversized date and power reserve

    SIGNED A. LANGE & SÖHNE, GLASHÜTTE I/SA., GROSSE LANGE 1 MODEL, REF. 115.025, MOVEMENT NO. 38'542, CASE NO. 153'105, MANUFACTURED IN 2004

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    A. Lange & Söhne. A fine and rare platinum twin barrel wristwatch with oversized date and power reserve
    Signed A. Lange & Söhne, Glashütte I/SA., Grosse Lange 1 model, ref. 115.025, movement no. 38'542, case no. 153'105, manufactured in 2004
    Cal. L901.2 three quarter plate twin barrel nickel-finished lever movement, 53 jewels, screwed gold chatons, finely hand-engraved balance bridge, swan neck regulator, solid silver dial, applied white gold lozenge-shaped and Roman numerals, large double window for date, eccentric aperture for power reserve and eccentric subsidiary seconds, large circular case, glazed display back secured by six screws, platinum A. Lange & Söhne buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    42 mm. diam.


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    With A. Lange & Söhne guarantee booklet and international guarantee card dated 29 April 2004 and stamped by Wempe, Bremen, Grosse Lange 1 operating instructions and cleaning cloth. Furthermore delivered with the original fitted black leather presentation box and outer packaging.

    Available in 41.9 mm. 18K gold or platinum cases, the "Grand Lange 1" is characterized by the elegant monochrome dial which recalls the nostalgic design of A. Lange & Söhne's original Lange 1 watch from 1994.

    The model is fitted with the manually wound calibre L901.2 and features the typical off-centred dial display including power reserve, constant seconds and the oversized date.