16 May 2011
Audemars Piguet. A fine and rare 18K gold openface perpetual calendar keyless lever watch with moon phases and two-tone silvered dial
Signed Audemars Piguet, Genève, no. 48'796, manufactured in 1952
Nickel-finished lever movement, 19 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, two-tone silvered dial, applied Arabic numerals, four subsidiary dials for month and leap year, day, month, constant seconds with lunar calendar and moon phases, circular plain case, inlaid black enamel Roman numerals to the bezel, snap on back, case, dial and movement signed
45 mm. diam.
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According to the Archives of Audemars Piguet, the present watch was sold in 1952.
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