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by zafbasha
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: ANY INFO on this vintage JLC would be appreciated
Replies: 7
Views: 118

Re: ANY INFO on this vintage JLC would be appreciated

Post them individually if you must, thanks.
by zafbasha
Mon Sep 09, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Vintage Wrist Watch Appraisal Corner
Topic: Gruen Antique Pocket Watch
Replies: 1
Views: 100

Re: Gruen Antique Pocket Watch

It will depend mostly on the gold content of the watch.
by zafbasha
Mon Sep 09, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: Jaeger LeCoultre Memovox Auto serial/year table
Replies: 2
Views: 78

Re: Jaeger LeCoultre Memovox Auto serial/year table

There is a table in my book, but I do not make it public.

Your watch dates to approximately 1965/66
by zafbasha
Mon Sep 09, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: Jaeger-Lecoultre identification - p469 ?
Replies: 2
Views: 69

Re: Jaeger-Lecoultre identification - p469 ?

The movement number should be stamped near the balance wheel. It could be a 469. If your serial is around 1.4M it would be around 1960-61.
by zafbasha
Mon Sep 09, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: Replacment dial for this Memovox 855
Replies: 1
Views: 77

Re: Replacment dial for this Memovox 855

Odds of finding an original dial are pretty low, though you could refinish it.
by zafbasha
Wed Aug 14, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: jlc memovox brass case
Replies: 5
Views: 326

Re: jlc memovox brass case

I'm pretty sure it's all steel. I think what happened is they repaired the case back (which is steel and it is marked as steel) and they applied so much heat that it discolored the back. After that, they flash plated the whole case in copper and then rhodium to mask the discoloration of the metal. A...
by zafbasha
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: Thoughts on this watch?
Replies: 1
Views: 374

Re: Thoughts on this watch?

I will need photos of back, inside back and movement for any addition info. It's from the 1960s.
by zafbasha
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: jlc memovox brass case
Replies: 5
Views: 326

Re: jlc memovox brass case

What does the back and inside of the case back say?
by zafbasha
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: Vintage Watch Repair
Topic: Broken off teardrop lug repair (reattach) - stainless steel case
Replies: 2
Views: 303

Re: Broken off teardrop lug repair (reattach) - stainless steel case

JLC will most likely not repair such a thing. Also, the will insist on restoring the rest of it, which will run at least $2500.