Why Chrono24? Log in
7 734 results for "

Jaeger-LeCoultre

"

Top Jaeger-LeCoultre Offers

Brand
Model
Price
Case diameter
Year
Location
More
Your selection
Clear selection

Your selection
Clear selection

Your selection
Clear selection

Sorry, your search did not match any items
Your selection
Clear selection

Sorry, your search did not match any items
Your selection
Clear selection

Sorry, your search did not match any items
Basic information
Type of watch
Categories
More...
Reference number
More...
New/Pre-owned
Offer type
Gender
Availability
Condition
More...
Scope of delivery
Characteristics & functions
Movement
Case material
More...
Dial
More...
Glass
More...
Functions
More...
Thickness
More...
Bezel material
More...
Dial numerals
Water resistance
More...
Others
More...
Bracelet/strap
Bracelet material
More...
Clasp
More...
Lug width
More...
Bracelet color
More...
Clasp material
More...
Save this search Cancel
Jaeger-LeCoultre

Sort by

Jaeger-LeCoultre Ceramic 46mm Automatic Q205C570 new South Africa, Pretoria
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor Chronograph Ceramic
R 107 000
Seller
The Watch Girl
ZA
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold Automatic Q163242A pre-owned South Africa, Centurion
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grand Réveil
R 330 320
Seller
Topwatch SA Pty Ltd
ZA
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 40mm Automatic Q1538420 or 1538420 new
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Chronograph Stainless Steel 40mm
R 118 665
Seller
WatchesofMayfair.com
669
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre up to R 60 000
Jaeger-LeCoultre R 60 000 - R 150 000
Jaeger-LeCoultre Titanium 44mm Automatic 160.T.05 pre-owned
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor ORIGINAL BRACELET TITANIUM...
R 85 331
Free shipping
Seller
Pawndeluxe
402
NL
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 39mm Automatic 1378480 pre-owned South Africa, Johannesburg
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Réserve de Marche
R 99 999
Seller
The Diamond Channel
ZA
Jaeger-LeCoultre Yellow gold 34mm Manual winding pre-owned
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre CLUB 18K 70s
R 38 279
Free shipping
Seller
Goldammer
36
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 39mm Automatic Q1302520 new
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Perpetual
R 260 427
Free shipping
Seller
Clock-Agent
RU
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 40mm Automatic Q9008170 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Herrenarmbanduhr Polaris
R 85 331
Free shipping
Seller
A. Grimmeissen Uhren An- und Verkauf
631
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 39mm Automatic Q1368420 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Q1368420 Master Ultra Thin Moon SS (31727)
R 97 323
Seller
European Watch Company
309
US
Best price
Listings from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland
Offers from Germany
Listings from Europe
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 44mm Automatic E870GT pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre E870GT - MEMOVOX POLARIS II - Full Set
R 151 522
Seller
nobeluhren-store.de
23
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 42mm Manual winding Q6012420 pre-owned South Africa, Centurion
Jaeger-LeCoultre Duomètre
R 398 400
Seller
Topwatch SA Pty Ltd
ZA
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 39mm Automatic 176.8.40.S pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre 176.8.40.S Master Control 39mm - Box and Papers
R 77 404
Free shipping
Seller
Watch Club
91
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 39mm Automatic Q1548470 pre-owned
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Automatic Date 176.8.40.S -...
R 60 609
Free shipping
Seller
Pawndeluxe
402
NL
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel Automatic 2694784 pre-owned South Africa, Johannesburg
Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso
R 109 999
Seller
The Diamond Channel
ZA
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 42mm Manual winding Q6042420 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Duometre Quantieme Lunaire Pink Gold - With...
R 358 867
Seller
Monaco Watch Company
559
MC
Jaeger-LeCoultre White gold 39mm Automatic Q1363540 new
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Moon
R 195 038
Free shipping
Seller
Clock-Agent
RU
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 41mm Automatic 146.8.25 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor Chronograph
R 82 938
Free shipping
Seller
A. Grimmeissen Uhren An- und Verkauf
631
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 30mm Manual winding 273.8.04 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Grande Reverso 976
R 76 558
Seller
Horlogerie Maillot
 
FR
Jaeger-LeCoultre Yellow gold 38,7mm Manual winding 256.1.75 (2561401865) pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Lady REVERSO | Duetto Diamonds | 18k Gelbgold...
R 95 698
Seller
nobeluhren-store.de
23
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Automatic Atmos pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Gilt Brass White Chapter Ring Atmos Clock
R 34 698
Free shipping
Seller
Watches & Jewellery of Bond Street Ltd
370
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 39.6mm Automatic Q8018420 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Q8018420 Geophysic True Second - Jumping...
R 112 992
Free shipping
Seller
Watch Club
91
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre Yellow gold 22mm Manual winding VINTAGE pre-owned
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Vintage Le Coultre Pre Reverso - 18K Yellow Gold
R 39 077
Free shipping
Seller
Pawndeluxe
402
NL
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 37mm Automatic 140.8.87 pre-owned South Africa, Johannesburg
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Calendar
R 64 999
Seller
The Diamond Channel
ZA
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 39mm Automatic Q1378420 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Q1378420 Master Reserve de Marche SS (31683)
R 83 826
Seller
European Watch Company
309
US
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 36mm Automatic Q3522420 JAEGER-LECOULTRE RENDEZ-VOUS new
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre RENDEZ-VOUS
R 270 574
Free shipping
Seller
Clock-Agent
RU
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 45.5mm Automatic 150.8.22 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor Extreme World
R 125 205
Free shipping
Seller
A. Grimmeissen Uhren An- und Verkauf
631
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 41mm Automatic Q9008480 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris Automatic
R 86 926
Seller
Chronothek Uhrenhandels GmbH
58
AT
Jaeger-LeCoultre White gold 39mm Automatic Q1303520 new
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Perpetual
R 286 286
Free shipping
Seller
Fine Watch Bank
58
US
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 39mm Automatic Q1428421 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Geographic Q1428421
R 94 962
Seller
Deep Arrow Inc. Fujihan
67
JP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold Manual winding 240.2.18 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre 240.2.18 Reverso Grande GMT - Rose Gold...
R 195 289
Free shipping
Seller
Watch Club
91
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre Red gold 35mm Manual winding 9109 pre-owned
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Vintage 70's All 18K Red Gold RARE 35mm Men's...
R 34 292
Free shipping
Seller
Pawndeluxe
402
NL
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 46.3mm Automatic Q1782470 pre-owned South Africa, Johannesburg
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor Diving Chronograph GMT Navy...
R 214 999
Seller
The Diamond Channel
ZA
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 46mm Automatic Q176247V pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor Extreme World Q176247V
R 194 844
Free shipping
Seller
Watches & Jewellery of Bond Street Ltd
370
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 40mm Automatic Q2578420 new
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classic Medium Duetto
R 94 926
Free shipping
Seller
Clock-Agent
RU
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 19mm Quartz 260 8 89 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Damenuhr
R 42 267
Free shipping
Seller
A. Grimmeissen Uhren An- und Verkauf
631
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 42mm Automatic E-859 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre MEMOVOX Polaris E-859 - Rare - Very Good...
R 414 691
Seller
Monaco Watch Company
559
MC
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 40mm Automatic Q1358420 new
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Ultra Thin Small Second NEW
R 84 533
Seller
Juwelier Burger, since 2001
1104
NL
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 34mm Manual winding Q1458520 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Q1458520
R 49 017
Free shipping
Seller
WatchBox
522
US
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 42mm Automatic Q2008470 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Q2008470 Memovox Polaris - Limited Edition...
R 226 873
Free shipping
Seller
Watch Club
91
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre Gold/Steel 19mm Quartz 260508 pre-owned
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classic Gold/Steel Lady's NO INSCRIPTION
R 40 672
Free shipping
Seller
Pawndeluxe
402
NL
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 39.6mm Automatic Q8018420 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Geophysic True Second Ref-Q8018420 Stainless...
R 91 870
Seller
Bachmann & Scher
208
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 26mm Manual winding 270.240.544B pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Duo 270.240.544B
R 123 668
Free shipping
Seller
Watches & Jewellery of Bond Street Ltd
370
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre Red gold 37mm 140.2.80 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Perpetual Ref.:140.2.80
R 205 750
Seller
Watchplanet
113
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Titanium 46mm Automatic Q3742421 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor Diving Chronograph GMT Navy...
R 118 825
Free shipping
Seller
A. Grimmeissen Uhren An- und Verkauf
631
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Platinum Manual winding Reverso (submodel) new
Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso A Eclipse
R 886 565
Free shipping
Seller
Fine Watch Bank
58
US
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 38mm Automatic 142.8.92.S pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control Geographic
R 94 900
Seller
Chronothek Uhrenhandels GmbH
58
AT
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel Manual winding 1671 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Etrier Ref. 1671-42
R 31 102
Seller
Steiner Maastricht
331
NL
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 41.5mm Automatic 146.2.97 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre 146.2.97 Master Compressor Memovox - Rose...
R 191 285
Free shipping
Seller
Watch Club
91
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 26mm Manual winding 270.2.63 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Sun Moon Rose Gold
R 149 129
Seller
Juwelier Burger, since 2001
1104
NL
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 39mm Automatic Q1428171 new
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Geographic Q1428171 176.8.29
R 110 789
Seller
Deep Arrow Inc. Fujihan
67
JP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 43mm Automatic Master Grand Réveil pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grand Reveil
R 173 491
Free shipping
Seller
Watches & Jewellery of Bond Street Ltd
370
UK
Jaeger-LeCoultre White gold 37mm Automatic 140.3.87 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre 140.3.87 Master Control Triple Calendar 18k...
R 119 345
Seller
European Watch Company
309
US
Jaeger-LeCoultre Yellow gold 40mm Automatic pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Grand Reveil
R 163 484
Free shipping
Seller
A. Grimmeissen Uhren An- und Verkauf
631
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 36mm Manual winding pre-owned
TOP
Jaeger-LeCoultre Seltene Military Jaeger-LeCoultre aus ca. 1940
R 28 709
Seller
Private Seller
 
AT
Jaeger-LeCoultre White gold 39mm Manual winding Q12935E1 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin
R 286 286
Free shipping
Seller
Fine Watch Bank
58
US
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 42mm Automatic Q2018470 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor Diving Navy SEALS Q2018470
R 91 640
Free shipping
Seller
WatchBox
522
US
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 27mm Automatic Q3808420 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Grande Reverso Night And Day Automatic...
R 70 178
Seller
ChronoCash
946
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 23mm Manual winding 251.8.86 pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classique
R 45 456
Seller
Juwelier Burger, since 2001
1104
NL
Jaeger-LeCoultre Steel 40mm Automatic Q1358420 new
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Grande Ultra Thin Small Second Fullset...
R 86 926
Seller
TimeElements
57
DE
Jaeger-LeCoultre Rose gold 37mm Automatic 140.2.98.S pre-owned
Jaeger-LeCoultre 18k R/G Master Moon Triple Date Moonphase...
R 141 462
Free shipping
Seller
Watches & Jewellery of Bond Street Ltd
370
UK
  • 30
  • 60
  • 120

Exquisite Swiss Luxury Watches

The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer Jaeger-LeCoultre is known worldwide for exquisite wristwatches. They offer timepieces ranging from incredibly thin dress watches to intricate watches with a minute repeater, perpetual calendar, or tourbillon.

Highlights

  • Refined in-house Swiss timepieces
  • Over 90% of each timepiece produced in-house
  • Hand-decorated movement pieces
  • Famous model: Reverso with a reversible case
  • Memovox with alarm function

Jaeger-LeCoultre: Perfection in Craftsmanship

There are few Swiss watch manufacturers who have created as many watchmaking innovations as Jaeger-LeCoultre. The Swiss manufacturer from Le Sentier in the Vallée de Joux has mastered the greatest technological challenges of watchmaking, ranging from a two-level movement, the Duoplan, to the smallest movement in the world, the Calibre 101. They're also masters of complications such as the perpetual calendar and minute repeater. Jaeger-LeCoultre values traditional handwork, and their production proves it: over 90% of each timepiece is created in-house . When it comes to quality and perfection, this company is in a league with Audemars Piguet, A. Lange & Söhne, and Patek Philippe.

What are the most important models and their prices?

Jaeger-LeCoultre mainly offers men's and women's dress watches with classic, elegant designs. The rectangular Reverso or thin Master Ultra Thin go particularly well with a business suit. If you're always busy and need appointment reminders to keep you on schedule, the Master Memovox would be a practical choice, as the timepiece has an alarm function. The Deep Sea or Master Compressor Diving timepieces appeal to fans of diving watches, and the sparkling, diamond-set Rendez-Vous collection was designed with women in mind. If you're searching for an intricate watch with a tourbillon, perpetual calendar, and minute repeater, then you will find the perfect timepiece in the Hybris Mechanica series, which includes prime examples of haute horlogerie.

  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classique

    Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Classique

Jaeger-LeCoultre Watch Overview

Model Features Price (approx.)
Reverso Classic Medium Thin, Ref. 2548520 Rectangular stainless steel reversible case, manual mechanical movement 4,300 euros
Reverso Grande Complication à Triptyque, Ref. 2323425 Perpetual calendar, 24-hour civil time, sidereal time, tourbillon 340,000 euros
Master Control Date, Ref. 1548420 Simple three-hand watch, date display, automatic in-house caliber 4,400 euros
Master Memovox, Ref. 1412530 In-house caliber with alarm function, 18-karat pink gold case 16,000 euros
Master Ultra Thin Small Second, Ref. 1278420 Automatic, small seconds, stainless steel case 5,000 euros
Master Compressor Chronograph Ceramic, Ref. 205C571 Compression key system, chronograph, second time zone, day/night display, ceramic case 8,300 euros
Atmos Classique, Ref. 5102208 Atmospheric clock 4,800 euros
Geophysic True Second, Ref. 8018420 Jumping seconds, automatic in-house caliber, 40-hour power reserve 6,200 euros

Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso: Iconic Reversible Timepiece

The Reverso is Jaeger-LeCoultre's most iconic watch. Its defining feature is its unique rectangular case which the wearer can completely flip to the reverse face. The Le Sentier-based manufacturer developed the wristwatch in the early 1930s for polo players, as they often complained of broken watch glass on their timepieces after matches. The reversible case was the solution: it protects the display from jolts and shocks. The first watches produced were not powered by in-house calibers, but rather by movements without a seconds hand from the manufacturer Tavannes. The Reverso's Art Deco design reflects the time in which it was created. The back side of the reversible case often features decorative engravings or enamel work, though there are also models with additional displays on the reverse face or a see-through reverse face. The Reverso is available as a men's or women's watch.

Models with a cordovan leather strap made by the Argentinian shoe manufacturer Casa Fagliano are especially rare and highly sought after. The Buenos Aires-based company produces handmade polo boots and each year, they create around 100 straps for the Jaeger-LeCoultre Limited Edition Reverso Ultra-Thin. With an 18-karat pink gold case, this elusive model costs around 12,000 euros.

There are cheaper options available, however, you can purchase a pre-owned stainless steel, quartz Lady Reverso in very good condition for around 2,000 euros. Prices for pre-owned men's quartz watches also begin at 2,000 euros. You can purchase a Reverso with a manual or automatic caliber starting at 2,500 euros. A new quartz Reverso is available starting at 3,000 euros; versions powered by mechanical movements cost at least 4,000 euros. Prices for pre-owned gold watches from this collection start at 4,500 euros. New gold watches are the most expensive options, costing around 10,000 euros.

Watchmaking highlights from the Reverso series are the Grande Complication models in white gold or platinum featuring a tourbillon and perpetual calendar. They also display sidereal time, which deviates from our standard time by about four minutes and is based on the movement of the stars in the sky. You should be prepared to spend a significant amount on a Grande Complication, as these special Reverso timepieces cost around 340,000 euros.

  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Grande Taille

    Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso Grande Taille

  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso 250.2.86

    Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso 250.2.86

Master Control: The Simple Dress Watch

Jaeger-LeCoultre introduced the Master Control in 1992. The classic, round timepiece was the first timepiece from Jaeger-LeCoultre to undergo the company's own testing process. The Master Control watches have a streamlined design; the simple and clean dial makes this model perfect for everyday wear at the office. New models cost around 4,400 euros, while pre-owned stainless steel models in very good condition can be purchased starting at 2,600 euros.

Many other Swiss watch manufacturers send their movements to the Official Swiss Chronometer Testing Institute (COSC) to have their precision certified. Jaeger-LeCoultre, however, tests each wristwatch for 1,000 hours in-house . Unlike the COSC test, the whole watch is tested, not just the caliber. Furthermore, the test checks the case's resistance to pressure, shock, and magnetic fields. The first versions of the Master Control were powered by the in-house caliber 889 with a date display, quick set-date, stop-seconds mechanism, and a bidirectionally winding rotor with a gold exterior.

The simple Master Control models with a date display are powered by the automatic in-house caliber 899, which has a 38-hour power reserve. The quality and finishing of Jaeger-LeCoultre movements is of the highest standard.

  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control

    Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Control

The Extra Flat Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin

The Master Ultra Thin's design is a bit simpler than the Master Control with its thin hands and indices. The incredibly slim wristwatch is 7.5 mm thin and modeled after a minimalistic pocket watch from 1907. The Ultra Thin 41, lacking a second hand and date display, is well suited for purists. There are also versions available with a central seconds hand and date window at six o'clock, small seconds, moon phase display and date hand, power reserve display, tourbillon, or perpetual calendar. You have the choice of a stainless steel or 18-karat pink gold case.

New timepieces cost at least 5,000 euros, while pre-owned versions of the Master Ultra Thin are available starting at 3,500 euros. If you want a perpetual calendar, then you should plan on spending around 14,000 euros for a new Master Ultra Thin Perpetual.

  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin

    Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin

Master Compressor with an Innovative Crown System

The models in the Master Compressor series are robust sports watches named for their so-called compression key system. This is an alternative to the usual screw-down crown. A half turn of the compression key allows you to pull out or push down the crown. A traditional screw-down crown must be turned counterclockwise multiple times before you can pull it out to set the watch. A further benefit of the compression key system is that when it's closed, it completely seals the case by putting pressure on an internal cone.

A new Master Compressor costs around 8,000 euros; versions with a ceramic case and stopwatch function cost around 10,000 euros. However, you can purchase pre-owned models for as low as 3,000 euros. Pre-owned chronograph Master Compressors cost a bit more at around 4,000 euros.

  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor

    Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Compressor

Atmos: Jaeger-LeCoultre's World-Famous Clock

The Atmos clock has been part of Jaeger-LeCoultre's offerings since 1928. This unique clock was invented by Jean-Léon Reutter. Even the most minute temperature changes power the atmospheric clock. A change of just one degree will power the clock for 48 hours. The hermetically sealed clock contains a gas mixture which expands with rising temperatures and contracts with sinking temperatures.

Prices for a new Atmos start at 4,500 euros while top-line limited edition models cost over 140,000 euros. You can purchase a pre-owned clock made of gold-plated brass for just 1,500 euros.

  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Atmos

    Jaeger-LeCoultre Atmos

Geophysic: In Honor of Science

The Geophysic has been around for almost 60 years. Jaeger-LeCoultre presented it for the first time in 1958 in conjunction with the International Geophysical Year, an international scientific project. Today, the Geophysic is available as a simple three-hand watch with a date display, world time function, or tourbillon. The timepiece is available with a stainless steel, 18-karat pink gold, or platinum case. One special feature of this timepiece is its true seconds function. Unlike most mechanical watches, the second hand does not move smoothly, but rather in one-second jumps similar to a quartz watch. The Universal Time models have a lacquered sunburst world map on the dial with a rotatable disk on the outer edge featuring 24 city names. Each city represents a different time zone so you can quickly read the time in different parts of the world.

New stainless steel versions of the Geophysic with a world time function cost at least 10,000 euros, while pink gold versions cost around 20,000 euros. You can purchase a new pink gold Geophysic Date with three-hands and a date display for around 12,000 euros. If you prefer a stainless steel version, you should be prepared to spend around 6,500 euros.

Who wears Jaeger-LeCoultre timepieces?

Whoever wears a Jaeger-LeCoultre shows they respect tradition and fine in-house calibers; the high-quality workmanship of the timepieces is important to fans of this brand. The most famous JLC wearer is Queen Elizabeth II, who wore a diamond-set timepiece with the incredibly tiny LeCoultre Calibre 101 at her coronation in 1953.

Actor Robert Downey, Jr., known for his role as Tony Stark in the Iron Man and Avengers films, is also a fan of Jaeger-LeCoultre watches. He owns an Amnox3 Tourbillon GMT with a see-through case back. The star also has many Rolexes, an Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch, and a Nautilus from Patek Philippe in his collection, among others.

Several Jaeger-LeCoultre watches have made it to the big screen. The millionaire Bruce Wayne, also known as Batman, wears a rectangular Reverso Grande Date in The Dark Knight Rises film (2012) starring Christian Bale. In celebration of the film's release, Jaeger-LeCoultre released a limited edition Grande Reverso Ultra Thin 1931. Another Jaeger-LeCoultre watch makes an appearance on the wrist of Dr. Stephen Strange, played by Benedict Cumberbatch, in the film adaptation of the Marvel comic, Doctor Strange (2016). Dr. Strange wears a classic Master Ultra Thin Perpetual with a perpetual calendar and personalized engraving on the case back.

A History of Innovation

Jaeger-LeCoultre's history began over 180 years ago. Brothers Charles-Antoine and Ulysse LeCoultre founded their workshop in 1833. At first they simply finished gear wheels, however, soon after the company's founding in 1844, they created a precise measuring instrument for producing wheels. The "Millionometer" could measure one-millionth of a meter, known as a micrometer. The tool became a foundation of precision watchmaking. LeCoultre produced countless pocket watches and movements. Even other highly respected Swiss watchmakers, such as Patek Philippe, valued the quality of these movements and frequently used them in their own timepieces. LeCoultre also mastered a myriad of complications over the years.

The ébauche manufacturer LeCoultre began working with the French watchmaker Edmond Jaeger at the beginning of the 20th century. It was the beginning of a partnership that eventually became a merger in 1937. VDO, a German tachometer producer, acquired 60% of Jaeger-LeCoultre SA stock in 1978, while Audemars Piguet acquired the other 40%. The company has been part of the Richemont Group since 2000 . Other watch brands such as A. Lange & Söhne, IWC, Panerai, and Vacheron Constantin are also a part of the Richemont Group.

You might also be interested in: