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Jaeger-LeCoultre Vintage 1957 Vacheron & Constantin Vintage Galaxy Mystery Dial - 14K White Gold & Diamonds

Pre-owned () | Year of production 1957 | No original box | No original papers
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Basic Info

Listing code HU0YT9
Brand Jaeger-LeCoultre
Model Vintage
Reference number 9185
Dealer product code 9185
Movement Manual winding
Case material White gold
Bracelet material Leather
Year of production 1957
Condition
Scope of delivery
No original box, no original papers
Gender Men's watch/Unisex
Location United States of America, Georgia, Suwanee
Price $2,623
Availability Item is in stock

Caliber

Movement Manual winding
Caliber/movement 480/CW
Number of jewels 17

Case

Case material White gold
Case diameter 35 x 41.4 mm
Crystal Plastic
Dial Silver

Bracelet/strap

Bracelet material Leather
Bracelet color Black

Description

1957 Jaeger-LeCoultre / Vacheron & Constantin Vintage Galaxy Mystery Dial - 14K White Gold & Diamonds

Very Fine & Captivating Mysterieuse - All Original - 1 Year Warranty

When it comes to aesthetics, for some collectors topping the chart of the Jaeger-LeCoultre's special vintage wristwatches is the exquisite LeCoultre/Vacheron & Constantin Galaxy Mystery Dial. Named after the way the hour marker mysteriously floats around the dial, seemingly unattached to the rest of the watch yet keeping perfect time, these exceptional wristwatches captivate the imagination.

Adding to its collector rarity, the Galaxy is the only watch in the world signed outwardly by both LeCoultre and Vacheron & Constantin (Vacheron & Constantin and Jeager-LeCoultre shared the same distributorship in the U.S.).

This Galaxy is in all-original condition.

Its case presents nicely. It has a few light indentions in the back and shows only light signs of previously having been polished. On the wrist, its case presents as mint. Its dial is original and untouched. Please inquire if you would like it expertly restored.

One of our Master Watchmakers has disassembled it down to its last screw and cleaned and oiled it. Its movement is quite pristine.

For the finishing touch, we have installed a brand new Teju lizard strap making it ready for immediate enjoyment.

Included with the purchase is a one-year warranty on the movement and its function, a custom printed Certificate of Authenticity, and a new timing certificate attesting to its performance.

Detailed Appraisal:

Manufacturer: Jaeger-LeCoultre

Country of origin: Switzerland, made for the U.S. market

Serial no.: 1,151,293

Year built: c. 1957

Model: LeCoultre/Vacheron & Constantin Galaxy Mystery Dial, ref. 727-722-103D

Function: Mystery Time

Case material: 14K white gold

Case markings (outside): Vacheron & Constantin - LeCoultre Watches, Inc. (C), 14K Gold

Case markings (inside): Cased and Timed in U.S.A by LeCoultre, 14318

Case condition: It presents nicely. It has a few light indentions in the back and shows only light signs of previously having been polished. On the wrist its case presents as mint.

Dimensions: 35mm wide (excluding crown), 41.4mm long lug tip-to-tip

Dial: Silver, signed LeCoultre, Galaxy mystery dial with 37 high quality diamonds set in white gold, 'floating disks', original and untouched, very good condition with fairly light aging to the surface

Please inquire if you would like it freshly restored.

Hands: Original, mystery style, two (2) high quality diamonds set in white gold

Movement type: Jaeger-LeCoultre, Cal. 480/CW, manually wound, rhodium plated, fausses cotes decoration

Movement markings: LeCoultre Co., Swiss, 480/CW, Seventeen (17) Jewels , Unadjusted

Jewels: 17 rubies

Beat frequency: 18,000 BPH

Band: Teju lizard, fully stitched, padded, brand new and unworn

Width between lugs: 18mm

Crystal type: Acrylic, excellent condition

Serviced: Yes, one of our Master Watchmakers has disassembled it down to its last screw and cleaned and oiled it.

Timing: Timed to precision on a state-of-the-art computerized system.

Your watch is important to us, and we will take care of it for its lifetime. We provide the best after sale care in the business with an extremely experienced team of four Master Watchmakers all of whom each have over thirty-five years of experience and a large number of parts. One used to be the watchmaker for an authorized Rolex dealership and was given special training by Rolex at their Beverly Hills Service Center and also has done authorized work for the Richemont brands including Jaeger-LeCoultre, Cartier, Vacheron & Constantin, IWC, and others.

Warranty: 1-year international warranty. Please message us for details.

Box/Papers: BOX - Watch presentation box; PAPERS - Custom printed Certificate of Authenticity; New timing certificate

SKU 9185

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