29 May 2008
A. LANGE & SÖHNE, "1815 KALENDERWOCHE"
18K GOLD MANUAL-WINDING WRISTWATCH WITH SMALL SECONDS AND CALENDAR-WEEK FUNCTION, LIMITED EDITION OF 50 PIECES TO MARK THE 150TH ANNIVERSARY OF UHREN HUBER, RENOWNED GERMAN RETAILER
NO. 11/50, MANUFACTURED IN 2006
Calibre L045.1, three-quarter plate, engraved balance cock, 29 jewels, gold chatons, swan neck regulator, the solid silver dial with printed black Arabic numerals and outer minute track, outermost Arabic numerals for the calendar week, recessed subdial for small seconds with day of the week, in three-part case, brushed and polished, transparent back fastened by six screws, two pushers in the band for calendar displays correction, 18k gold Lange buckle, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 39 mm.
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Accompanied by an A. Lange & Söhne presentation box and certificates.
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