• Magnificent Jaeger Lecoultre automatic from the 1950’s
  • Magnificent Jaeger Lecoultre automatic from the 1950’s
  • Magnificent Jaeger Lecoultre automatic from the 1950’s
  • Magnificent Jaeger Lecoultre automatic from the 1950’s
  • Magnificent Jaeger Lecoultre automatic from the 1950’s
  • Magnificent Jaeger Lecoultre automatic from the 1950’s

Magnificent Jaeger Lecoultre automatic from the 1950’s in stainless steel with number 618899

Brand:Jaeger Lecoultre
Model:Futurematic
Year:1950’s
Material:Stainless Steel
Size - diameter excluding winding crown:37mm
Size - length including lugs:44mm
Condition:Excellent condition
Price:Sold

Magnificent Jaeger Lecoultre automatic from the 1950’s in stainless steel with number 618899

Beautiful Jaeger Lecoultre automatic in stainless steel. The watch as an original dial slightly yellow with the time. The patina is just perfect. The dial has index every 5 minutes. The hands are also in stainless steel. The watch comes with two counters, seconds at 3 o’clock and minutes at 9 o’clock. There is a red power reserve in the minute counter. The case is in stainless steel with number 618899. The movement comes with caliber 497 with 17 jewels. The watch comes with a new black leather band. Very collectible timepiece to add to your collection.

History

The story of Lecoultre started in 1833 with Charles Antoine LeCoultre. In 1844 he invented the “millionometre” and then in 1851, he obtained a gold medal for his work and products at the universal exhibition. In 1877, LeCoultre built movement and between 1860 and 1925, it made 60,000 with various level of complication. 1925 is the merger with Edmond Jaeger. After this time came amazing pieces like the duoplan and the smallest caliber 101. Then came the Reverso in 1931, the Memovox in 1951, the Futurematic in 1953. In july 2000, the company became part of the Richemont group.

Technical details

Caliber 497 with 17 jewels.

Measurements

Diameter excluding winding crown: 37mm
Length including lugs: 44mm

Price: Sold