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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 389

    Urban Jürgensen. A fine platinum limited edition automatic wristwatch

    SIGNED URBAN JÜRGENSEN, COPENHAGEN, REF. 5, NO. 5536, MANUFACTURED IN 1999

    Price Realised  

    Urban Jürgensen. A fine platinum limited edition automatic wristwatch
    Signed Urban Jürgensen, Copenhagen, ref. 5, no. 5536, manufactured in 1999
    Nickel-finished lever movement, 35 jewels, engine-turned 21K gold rotor, engine-turned massive silver dial, Roman numerals on blank chapter ring, gold moon-style hands, circular case, stepped bezel, snap on back, platinum Urban Jürgensen buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    36 mm. diam.


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    Accompanied by Urban Jürgensen Certificate of Origin dated 14 October 1999, original fitted wooden presentation box and outer packaging. The watch is in like new condition and has a one year guarantee valid from the day of sale.

    In production between 1992 and 1995, the ultra slim reference 5 was made in a strictly limited series of only 50 examples in platinum and 100 in gold. This classic model stands out by its sober, timeless elegance.