29 November 2007
A.LANGE & SÖHNE. A FINE AND RARE 18K PINK GOLD WRISTWATCH WITH DATE, POWER RESERVE INDICATION AND SPEICAL DIAL
SIGNED A LANGE & SÖHNE, GLASHÜTTE I/SA, MODEL "LANGE 1", NO. 149685, CIRCA 2004
Cal. L901.0 three-quarter plate nickel-finished lever movement, 53 jewels, screwed gold chatons, mono-metallic balance adjusted in 5 positions, swan-neck micrometer regulator, hand-engraved balance bridge, the two-tone dial with applied pink gold Roman and lozenge-shaped numerals on off-centred time display, pink gold alpha hands, subsidiary seconds, sector for power reserve indication, patented outsize date display, in large circular case with sloping bezel and downturned lugs, button in the band for rapid date correction, glazed display back secured by six screws, together with an 18k pink gold Lange buckle, case, dial and movement signed
42 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by an A.Lange & Söhne presentation box with outer packaging, International Guarantee card dated 24 February 2004 and manual in leather folder organiser.
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