• Lot 290

    Audemars Piguet. A rare and unusual 18K pink gold wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial

    SIGNED AUDEMARS PIGUET, AUDIGUET, CASE NO. 26'962, CIRCA 1947

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    Audemars Piguet. A rare and unusual 18K pink gold wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial
    Signed Audemars Piguet, Audiguet, case no. 26'962, circa 1947
    Nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, two-tone silvered dial, Arabic and applied dot numerals, inner minute divisions, engine-turned subsidiary seconds, circular case, flat bezel, angled lugs, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
    31 mm. diam.


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    The brands APCO and Audiguet were launched by Audemars Piguet in 1947 with the aim of providing less expensive watches in parallel with the top-of-the-range models. Their production was ceased by the end of the 1950s.

    For a detailed description of these brands see Audemars Piguet by Gisbert L. Brunner, Christian Pfeiffer-Belli, Martin K. Wehrli, first edition, pp. 36 & 37.

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