Jaeger LeCoultre Memovox 18K Yellow Gold Alarm Mens 37mm Jumbo Vintage Watch. Rare Jumbo sized 37mm vintage watch? Solid 18 / 750 Yellow Gold case? You are viewing a very rare and noteworthy achievement to watchmaking. Not many of these watches have survived.
A fine investment opportunity into vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre watches. The alarm is fully working.
For those who like the idea of owning a vintage watch but have concerns over the usal sizes perhaps this is the watch for you. The watch measure at 37mm and actually feels like a bigger, wears like a 40mm.
As mid-century approached and lifestyle paces moved faster and faster, top Swiss firms needed a way to enhance the experiences of their now frequently traveling top clients and to help him better organize and govern his most precious possession - his time. In response to this need the engineers at Jaeger-LeCoultre created the alarm wristwatch in 1951.
The watches featured a fully mechanical alarm system. To pull off this difficult task, LeCoultre equipped these watches with significant inner alarm gearing and even an additional stem and crown, making elements of second movement that worked seamlessly in conjunction with the normal timing portion. It was quite an achievement to do this back in the 1950's. The automatic version was produced in the 1960's.Supposedly the watch was a hit for folks who kept getting car parking tickets and needed an alarm watch to remind them how long they have left on their ticket! Case material : Solid 18K 750 Yellow Gold.
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