I think it was purchased in the 1960's. It does not necessarily have a model name. Look forward to hearing what you come up with. Year code is first letter in the last row. The year of its release, the Geophysic was offered to , the captain of the , the first American nuclear submarine to travel between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans via the North Pole.
This offers them a seemingly endless numbering system by which they could continue indefinitely. Metal Case with screwed Stainless Steel Back case. Rolex, Panerai, Omega serial numbers and production dates. I also have another watch to date. The introduction of Edmond Jaeger, a Parisian watchmaker with a penchant for ultrathin movements, marked the next milestone in the Jaeger- Le.
It all began in the 1930's, when British officers based in India, tired of finding. Has an aftermarket stretch band on it, but the watch is in real good condition. It has gold bands, gold face, and gold hands. Sheila, The cal 480 movement has never been used in a lady's model, to the best of my knowledge. I have quite a few books about watches but this one is by far one of the best and I would like to encourage anyone to find yourself a copy.
I sounds like an alarm watch called Memovox. The fashion of the period was for small wristwatches, however small calibres often suffered from a loss of reliability. Do you have some information about this movement fo me? Waterproof to a depth of over 2. The first models were hand wound and equipped with the Jaeger-LeCoultre Calibre 489. Asprey was once the destination for crowns.
June 1899 In 1903, Paris-based watchmaker to the French Navy, Edmond Jaeger, challenged Swiss manufacturers to develop and produce the ultra-thin movements that he had invented. Jaeger-LeCoultre is regarded as a top-tier Richemont brand. Pre-owned: An item that has been used previously. Therefore, only Rolex knows exactly when any particular watch was made and they aren't talking. Original Signed Automatic movement keeps accurate time and alarm.
I have also posted a picture on the other site. Discover the luxury watches and Swiss fine watchmaking clocks from the Jaeger-LeCoultre watchmaking Manufacture. It stands to reason that many other manufacturers ask Jaeger-LeCoultre to produce movements for them. Such was the quality of the components that another Swiss brand, Patek Philippe, had Le. The Atmos' gearing is known for its accuracy: the moon-phase model, for example, accumulates a one-day discrepancy only once every 3,821 years. Condition with original Memovox box, instructions.
It was presented at the in Paris in 1900. Every Master Control watch is subjected to Jaeger- Le. Any info would be appreciated. Original blued steel Baton hands set. Under this set-up, they developed in 1870 the first partially mechanised production processes for complicated movements. You can also refer to our for help in identifying the make and model of your clock.
I'll try to get a pic of it, too and maybe someone might be able to tell me something about it. Coultre Atmos clock is nothing short of a technical and aesthetical masterpiece. I will let Phred know that you responded to my post. I dare to say that most military watches offered on eBay actually are most certainly not. I was given an older Jaeger-LeCoultre Automatic in 1981, by the widow of a good friend. It's round, stainless steel, with a screw-down back.
I'm hoping someone can help me with dating it. If so, must I remove the back and look for what info? Jaeger-LeCoultre and the have joined forces with 's World Heritage Centre in support of the World Heritage Marine Programme. Production of this reference started in. It's in amazing condition and looks to have been put away since then. Sorry I cannot supply pictures; I have never seen another like it.