Steel Jaeger-LeCoultre vintage wristwatch, circa 1948
A steel mid-size manually wound wristwatch
This is a handsome mid-sized wristwatch, which incorporates Jaeger-LeCoultre’s calibre 428 movement which the watchmaker first introduced in 1941. The original dial has an even patination across the surface and the steel case retains clear definition.
Jaeger-LeCoultre calibre 428 manually wound movement, lever escapement, 15 jewels, compensation balance; silvered dial with engine-turned subsidiary seconds, applied Arabic and dot numerals, outer minute track; steel circular case with down-turned lugs, snap-on case back with satin finished centre; case, dial and movement signed.
Diameter excluding winding crown: 29mm
Length including lugs: 35.5mm
Lug width/strap gauge: 16mm
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