Item specifics

Condition: Pre-owned :
An item that has been used or worn previously. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections.
Seller Notes: unusual asymmetric 17 jewel manual wind 10k white gold filled watch in good working order. case shows light scratches consistent with norml use. dial shows slight wear to paint at edges. Movement runs and keeps time but has not been serviced recently. plastic crystal is scratched but will replace at buyers option.
Brand:

LeCoultre

Style: Dress/Formal
Gender: Women's Age Group: Adult
Features: 12-Hour Dial, Acrylic Crystal Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland
Band Material: Leather Lug Width: 12mm
Age: Vintage (1920-1970) Case Finish: Gloss
Movement: Manual wind Watch Shape: Asymmetrical
Display: Analog Case Material: Gold Plated
Type: Luxury Case Color: silver
Warranty: Non-Factory Warranty Band Color: Black
Year of Manufacture: 1950-1959 Face Color: Ivory
Model:

Aristocrat






1950s Modernist Ladies LeCOULTRE
Grasshopper Aristocrat Asymmetric
10K Gold Filled 17 Jewel  Watch Cal. 490/BW


Make:  LeCoultre
Serial #:  19853 (from case back)
Year: (approximate) 1952
Country: Swiss
Case Shape and Material: 10k white gold filled asymmetrical case in good condition with light scratches. Case measures 17-19mm W x 27mm L including the lugs.Caseback marked "Cased and timed in the USA by LeCoultre" and "10K Gold Filled". Plain crown.
Lugs: spring bar lugs
Monogram:  none

Movement:  LeCoultre 490/BW movement
Movmt Type: 17 jewel high grade LeCoultre movemnt
Movmt Condition: good condition, sets, runs and keeps time, however not recently serviced.
Mainspring (runtime): 30+ hours
Regulation: checked

Dial: off white metal dial with raised black dot markers except raised black arrow heads at 12, 3,6, and 9 in good condition . Signed "LeCoultre" under the 12 position some wear to finish at edges which is hidden by bezel for the most part.
Hands: blued leaf hands, very good
Crystal: plastic in fair condition with numerous scratches
Band:
  long leather strap fits wrist sizes to 6.75 inches.
Box: faux leather gift box with gold stamping 
Papers: None

Notes:

Legendary 1950s LeCoultre manual wind watch in 10k white gold filled case in good condition keeping time and ready to wear. Exceptional abstract/modernist case design.

A vintage watch from WATCHSECONDS is a perfect gift for that hard to please someone-who-has-everything on your shopping list.


If you haven't thought of buying a watch as a gift consider the following:

  • Vintage WATCHES are long-lasting
  • Vintage WATCHES Are One of a Kind Items
  • Vintage WATCHES Are Investments with Enduring Value

So if you are considering a gift for that special occaision whether a birthday, graduation, wedding or anniversary why not consider a WATCHSECONDS watch?


Did you know that WATCHSECONDS can repair your fine, antique or vintage watch?

We offer repair services and maintenance for the following brands:
  • Rolex
  • Omega
  • Cartier
  • LeCoultre
  • Longines
  • Hamilton
  • Bulova
  • Elgin

Each wristwatch we receive is meticuloudsly serviced by an experienced watchmaker and then rigourously tested to insure reliable performance. Antique watch restoration services are also available. Please see our Watchseconds.com website for more details.

4 Very Good Reasons to buy your Watch from WATCHSECONDS

  • We wont and dont sell fake or replica watches. We have in house experts with many years of experiance who verify our watches authenticity. and when a question arises we consult recognized experts for an independent appraisal.
  • We stand behind our listing descriptions and always use genuine unretouched photos of the actual item you will purchase.
  • All our watches are properly packaged to insure that they will arrive safely regardless of whether the destination is domestic or international.  We regularly ship watches to Tokyo, London and  Hong Kong. Shipping is via  postal service exclusively, so if the post office ships there we can get it to you safely.
  • If there is a problem or question we will be there. We know that issues can arise after the sale and that we can often provide the necessary help to resolve the problem by email or by phone. Many of our items are unconditionally warranteed for 6 months or longer.



  • UNREASONABLE RETURNS: 

    Due to recent transaction activity involving buyers who make purchases with the intent to return them after a brief period of use, as of October 22, 2012  Watchseconds will assess a re-stocking fee of 20% on all returns made where the reason for the return is only buyer's remorse and not misdescription, whether the return is made within 14 days of the date of receipt or not.  In addition, buyer's remorse refunds will be made exclusive of any shipping charges. 

    DEVOLUCIONES irrazonable:

    Debido a la actividad de transacción reciente con compradores que hacen compras con la intención de devolverlos después de un breve período de uso, a partir del 22 de octubre 2012 Watchseconds evaluará una cuota de repoblación del 20% en todas las declaraciones hechas cuando el motivo de la devolución es sólo remordimiento del comprador (y no los descripción incorrecta), si la devolución se realiza dentro de los 14 días de la fecha de recepción o no.  Además, los reembolsos remordimiento del comprador se hará sin incluir los gastos de envío.

    RETOURS déraisonnable:

    En raison de l'activité de transaction récente portant sur les acheteurs qui font des achats avec l'intention de les retourner après une courte période d'utilisation, que du 22 Octobre 2012  Watchseconds va imposer des frais de restockage de 20% sur tous les retours effectués où la raison du retour, c'est le remords de l'acheteur ne(et non pas de désignation), si le retour est effectué dans les 14 jours à compter de la date de réception ou non.  En outre, les remboursements remords de l'acheteur sera effectué l'exclusion de tous les frais d'expédition.

    ONREDELIJKE RETOUREN:

    Als gevolg van recente transactie activiteit die kopers die aankopen doen met de bedoeling om ze terug te keren na een korte periode van gebruik, met ingang van 22 oktober 2012  Watchseconds beoordeelt een re-stocking fee van 20% op alle gemaakte rendement wanneer de reden voor de terugkeer is slechts koper wroeging (en niet misdescription), of de aangifte binnen 14 dagen na de datum van ontvangst of niet.  Daarnaast zal de koper wroeging terugbetaling worden gedaan exclusief eventuele verzendkosten.

    UNVERNÜNFTIGE RETURNS:

    Aufgrund der jüngsten Transaktion Tätigkeit, die Käufer, die Einkäufe mit der Absicht, zu ihnen zurückkehren Nach einer kurzen Zeit der Nutzung, wie der 22. Oktober 2012  Watchseconds eine Aufstockung in Höhe von 20% auf alle Erträge erzielt wurden wenn der Grund für die Rückkehr ist nur Käufer Reue (und nicht falsche Beschreibung) ob die Rückgabe innerhalb von 14 Tagen nach dem Datum des Eingangs oder nicht.  Darüber hinaus werden Käufer Reue Rückerstattungen exklusive der Versandkosten.

    Απαράδεκτα ΑΠΟΔΟΣΗ:

    Λόγω των πρόσφατων δραστηριότητα συναλλαγή που περιλαμβάνει τους αγοραστές που κάνουν αγορές με την πρόθεση να τα επιστρέψουν μετά από μία σύντομη περίοδο χρήσης, όπως της 22 του Οκτωβρίου 2012  Watchseconds θα αξιολογήσει εκ νέου των αποθεμάτων τέλους του 20% για όλες τις πραγματοποιηθείσες επιστροφές όπου ο λόγος για την επιστροφή είναι μόνο τύψεις αγοραστή (και όχι αραπλανητική περιγραφή), αν η επιστροφή γίνεται εντός 14 ημερών από την ημερομηνία παραλαβής του ή όχι.  Επιπλέον, οι επιστροφές τύψη του αγοραστή θα γίνει αποκλειστικά για τυχόν έξοδα αποστολής.

    अनुचित लाभ:

    हाल ही में लेन - देन खरीदारों को शामिल गतिविधि के कारण जो इरादे के साथ खरीद के लिए उन्हें वापस करने के लिए करते हैं 22 अक्टूबर, 2012 के रूप में उपयोग की एक संक्षिप्त अवधि के बाद Watchseconds सभी रिटर्न पर 20% की एक पुनः मोजा शुल्क का आकलन करेंगे जहां वापसी के लिए कारण केवल खरीदार है पछतावा है (not misdescription) कि वापसी प्राप्ति की तारीख के 14 दिनों के भीतर या नहीं किया जाता है. इसके अलावा, खरीदार है पछतावा रिफंड किया जाएगा किसी भी शिपिंग शुल्क के अनन्य.

    Ésszerűtlen visszatér:

    Mivel a legutóbbi tranzakció járó tevékenységet vevők akik azzal a szándékkal vásárol vissza őket után rövid ideig a használat-i október 22, 2012  Watchseconds értékelni fogja a újratelepítése díj 20%-át minden visszatér tett amennyiben az indok a visszatérő csak vevő lelkifurdalás (és nem misdescription) hogy a bevallás benyújtása után 14 napon belül kézhezvételétől vagy sem. Ezen túlmenően, vevő lelkifurdalás visszatérítések lesznek kizárólagos minden szállítási díjat.

    RITORNI ECCESSIVI:

    A causa di attività di transazione recente riguardante acquirenti che fanno acquisti con l'intento di restituirli dopo un breve periodo di utilizzo, a partire dal 22 Ottobre 2012  Watchseconds valuterà una tassa di rifornimento del 20% su tutti i ritorni in qualora il motivo per il ritorno è solo rimorso dell'acquirente (e non descrizione errata), se il rendimento è effettuato entro 14 giorni dalla data di ricevimento o meno. Inoltre, il rimorso del compratore rimborsi saranno effettuati esclusiva di tutte le spese di spedizione.

    RETORNOS infundadas:

    Devido à atividade de transações recentes envolvendo compradores que fazer compras com a intenção de devolvê-los depois de um breve período de uso, a partir de 22 de outubro de 2012  Watchseconds irá avaliar a taxa de repovoamento de 20% em todos os retornos feitos onde a razão para o retorno é apenas remorso do comprador (e não misdescription), se o retorno é feito dentro de 14 dias a contar da data de recepção ou não.  Além disso, as restituições comprador remorso será feita exclusiva de qualquer custo de envio.

    Необоснованное ВОЗВРАЩЕНИЯ:

    В связи с недавними деятельности сделки с покупателями, которые делают покупки с намерением вернуть их после короткого периода использования, по состоянию на 22 октября 2012 Watchseconds будет оценивать пополнения запасов в размере 20% на все возвращается сделал где причина возвращения угрызений совести только покупателя (а не неправильное описание), ли возврат производится в течение 14 дней с даты получения или нет.  Кроме того, возврат покупателя раскаяние будет исключают любые транспортные расходы.

    غير معقول يعيد:

    بسبب النشاط المعاملات التي تنطوي على المشترين الأخيرة

    الذي جعل عمليات الشراء بقصد إعادتها

    بعد فترة وجيزة من الاستخدام، وذلك اعتبارا من 22 أكتوبر 2012

    سوف Watchseconds تقييم رسوم إعادة تخزين 20٪ على جميع العوائد التي فيها سبب لعودة فقط ندم المشتري (وليس تقديم بيان غير سليم)، سواء جعلت من العودة في غضون 14 يوما من تاريخ استلام أم لا.

    وبالإضافة إلى ذلك، سوف تبذل المبالغ المستردة ندم المشتري

    الحصري لأية رسوم الشحن.

    futou na modori chi: 

    shiyou no mijikai kikan no nochi ni sorera wo kaesu mokuteki de shouhin wo kounixyuu suru baiyaa wo fukumu saishin no toranzakushon akutexibitexi no tame 2012 nen 10 tsuki 22 nichi genzai  Watchseconds mataha nai ritaan ryoushuu  sho no hidhuke kara 14 nichi inai ni henpin  no riyuu nomi no baiyaa no hansei  ( to nai misdescription ) ga tsukura re ta subete no ritaan de 20 paasento no henpin tesuuryou wo hyouka shi masu sarani kaite no koukai no haraimodoshi ha nini no haisou ryou wo nozoku itashi masu. Arigatoo.

    Non acceptable returns:

  • After dropping the watch it no longer runs.
  • The watch looked more silver in color in the photo
  • Acceptable returns:
  • you said it was 17 Jewels but its only 7 Jewels
  • you said it was 18K solid gold but its 18K plated

  • Shipping:
    Domestic:
    Over $200 value of shipment is by USPS Express Mail fully insured and tracked.
    Under $200 value of shipment is via USPS 1st Class Mail fully insured.

    Foreign:
    Shipping is by UPS Worldwide Expedited Air Express service - fully insured with online signature tracking.

    Returns:

    Items may be returned only in the event that the item is substantially misdescribed in the listing. Misdescription does not include any variations in condition which may be due to shipping or improper handling by buyer.

    Non acceptable returns:
  • After dropping the watch it no longer runs.
  • The watch looked more silver in color in the photo
  • Acceptable returns:
  • you said it was 17 Jewels but its only 7 Jewels
  • you said it was 18K solid gold but its 18K plated

  • Warrantee:

    This item carries a one-year warrantee on the labor cost of repairs which arise during "normal use". Normal use is the use for which the watch was designed and excludes water damage, excessive shock, unauthorized tampering by customer or other misuses. All shipping charges to and from Watchseconds in Vermont however are borne by the customer.

    Watchseconds and Jewels is a company specializing in the repair and restoration of fine watches and jewelry.

    We use an old world approach giving individual attention and personalized service to each and every customer.

    Watchseconds has sold fine jewelry and watches online since 1999 including thousands of items through our eBay store (eBay Seller: WATCHSECONDS). You can examine our 2130 100% positive eBay feedbacks which confirm our exemplary commitment to customer service.

    All items are certified authentic by a professional jeweler and many of our watches come with 6 month or longer guarantees. Watchseconds and Jewels is a member of the National Association Watch and Clock Collectors (NAWCC).

    • By Phone: Monday-Friday 9-5 (917) 881-0443
    • By Mail: Watchseconds Emporium, 1465 Woodbury Ave. #278, Portsmouth, NH 03801


     
    RIGHT TO CANCEL: Please note that Watchseconds items currently for sale may simultaneously be for sale in jewelry stores or on other websites and Seller reserves the right to cancel this listing at anytime should the item sell elsewhere.

    Write a review

    Please login or register to review

    Modernist 1950s LeCOULTRE Aristocrat Grasshopper 17J Watch Cal. 490/BW

    • $390.00


    Tags: ''