29 May 2008,
Price realised HKD 7,500
HKD 15,000 - HKD 20,000
DUBEY & SCHALDENBRAND, "GRAN'CHRONO ASTRO"
STAINLESS STEEL SELF-WINDING TONNEAU-SHAPED TRIPLE CALENDAR CHRONOGRAPH BRACELET WATCH WITH MOON-PHASE DISPLAY
NO. 231, CIRCA 1995
Engraved gilt mechanical movement, pierced rotor, the textured white dial with minute divisions, minute and hour counters, apertures for day, month and moon-phases, date by hand, in two-part case, transparent back fastened by six screws, two chronograph pushers in the band, stainless steel Cross Heaven chrome bracelet, case and dial signed
Dimensions: 38 x 50 mm.
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Accompanied by a Dubey & Schaldenbrand presentation box, certificate, and the original stainless steel bracelet.
This lot is offered without reserve.
Please note the Cross Heaven bracelet is not included with the present watch.
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