Exclusive Timepieces, Sessions I, II, III 23 –⁠ 24 April 2022 | Monaco

Auction Details

A wide and extremely attractive selection of collectible timepieces from leading collectors, such as Goldberger with the third part of the famous “Rolex Connoisseur Collection”. Also offered: an assortment of the most sought-after contemporary watches such as the platinum Patek Philippe Nautilus, some very rare examples of the Royal Oak, a single owner’s collection of extraordinary Stella dials Rolex DayDates.

Session I
Saturday 23 April at 2:30 p.m. – lots 1 to 103
Session II
Sunday 24 April at 10:30 a.m. – lots 104 to 181
Session III
Sunday 24 April at 2:30 p.m. – lots 182 to 273

38 Longines Very Fine, Early and Rare, 13 ZN, Flyback Chronograph Wristwatch, in Pink-gold, With Square Buttons and Silvered Dial

Estimate: € 6,000 –⁠ 12,000

Sold € 6,370

Lot Description

Model: Chronograph
Case Material: Pink Gold
Bracelet Material: Leather Strap
Year: 1940’s
Movement: Manual
Caliber: 13ZN
Case N°: 7044869
Movement N°: 7044869
Dimensions: 36 mm
Signed: Dial, movement and case

The chronograph by Longines here offered immediately strikes not only for the gorgeous condition of the case but also for the beauty of the unusual tear lugs. It features the always appreciated and very sought after by collector caliber 13ZN. Longines made 13ZN watches in various sizes and styles, the present example is 37 mm with an entirely solid 18k pink gold case with a snap on back and two buttons to activate the functions of the chronograph square. Clean, geometric and perfectly preserved, this delightful silvered dial presents the two counters for constant seconds and 30 minutes registration, pink-gold feuille hands and pink gold applied Arabic and dot numbers.