31 May 2006
AUDEMARS PIGUET. AN 18K GOLD AUTOMATIC CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH DATE
SIGNED AUDEMARS PIGUET, CASE NO. C26411, CIRCA 1995
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, the matt gilt dial with applied baton numerals, three subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, 30 minutes and 12 hours registers, window for date, in circular case with stepped bezel with Audemars Piguet engraved at 12, downturned lugs, two chronograph buttons in the band, snap on back, together with an 18k gold Audemars Piguet double deployant clasp, case, dial and movement signed
40 mm. diam.
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