29 May 2008,
Price realised HKD 25,000
HKD 15,000 - HKD 20,000
GIRARD-PERREGAUX, "AUTOMATIC CHRONO"
STAINLESS STEEL SELF-WINDING CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH DATE DISPLAY
NO. 756, CIRCA 2006
Calibre 3370, 63 jewels, the black dial with applied Arabic numerals, outer one-fifth minute track and tachymetric scale, three engine-turned subdials for small seconds, minute and hour counters, in three-part case, brushed and polished, transparent back fastened by seven screws, two chronograph pushers in the band, stainless steel GP buckle, case, dial and movement signed
Diameter: 40 mm.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
This lot is offered without reserve.
The present watch is accompanied by a Girard-Perregaux presentation box and certificate.
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