Alpina Union Horlogère Sterling Silver Cal.845 SOLD
Style: Art Deco
Case: Rare solid sterling silver (0.900) case with a German moon/crown hallmark on the back. Two piece hinged snap back design with stylized fluted sides and lugs. Inside the back bears the circle within a triangle Union Horlogère/Alpina logo. Nice glass crystal. Measures 22mm by 37.5mm excluding crown.
Dial: Original factory printed classic Art Deco 2-tone dial with sub seconds at 6:00. Nice character patina. Signed with the Union Horlogère Alpina symbol.
Movement: Rare Alpina caliber 845 manual wind 15 Jewels form style movement. Recently serviced and in excellent working condition.
This rare sterling silver timepiece from the Alpina watch factory has that classic high Art Deco look. These watches from the companies Union Horlogère days are very hard to come by especially with the triangle circle logo on the dial. The silver case has beautiful sculpted lugs and has not been polished to maintain its vintage feel. We also left the original brown stitched leather band as it compliments the watch perfectly. A new leather band will also be included in the sale. One of those character timepieces that carries with it a great sense of history and enduring style.