27 May 2009,
Price realised HKD 52,500
Estimate HKD 40,000 - HKD 55,000
A. LANGE & SÖHNE, FLIEGERARMBANDUHR
STAINLESS STEEL MANUALLY-WOUND PILOT'S WRISTWATCH, MADE FOR THE GERMAN AIR FORCE
NO. 214761, MANUFACTURED IN 1943
Calibre 48.1, frosted brass movement, Earnshaw balance, matte black dial with luminescent coatings, centre sweep seconds, three-part case, plastic crystal, snap on case back, band with engraved inscription F1 23883, case and movement signed
Diameter: 55 mm.; thickness: 20 mm.
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With A. Lange & Söhne certificate confirming the date of manufacture as 18th May, 1943, original service report and sales invoice.
Almost certainly unique, this exceptional domino set and music box has the most illustrious and fascinating provenance
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