Mido - The Hong Kong Watch Auction: EIGHT Hong Kong Monday, May 27, 2019 | Phillips

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  • Manufacturer: Mido
    Year: Circa 1950s
    Reference No: 2911
    Case No: 1’222’911
    Model Name: Multifort Datometer Grand Luxe
    Material: 14K yellow gold
    Calibre: Automatic, cal. D 917, 17 jewels
    Bracelet/Strap: Leather
    Clasp/Buckle: Gold plated buckle
    Dimensions: 34mm Diameter
    Signed: Case, dial and movement signed

  • Catalogue Essay

    First launched in the 1940’s, the Mido Datometer housed the caliber D 917 featuring a bumper rotor. An effort to circumvent Rolex's patent on what is now known as the "traditional" rotor, this particular rotor moves on a 180 degrees arc before being stopped by springs.

This Lot is to be Sold with No Reserve


Lot offered with No Reserve

Ref. 2911
A fine yellow gold wristwatch with center seconds and date

Circa 1950s
34mm Diameter
Case, dial and movement signed

HK$15,500 - 23,500 

Sold for HK$6,250

Contact Specialist

Thomas Perazzi
Head of Watches, Asia
+852 2318 2001

The Hong Kong Watch Auction: EIGHT

Hong Kong Auction 28 May 2019