Jaeger-LeCoultre Duoplan 26350
This LeCoultre Duoplan is the definition of a vintage timepiece, at over 80 years old the watch bears historical significance in the horology world. The piece dates from a period before the merging of Jaeger and LeCoultre and follows the design trends of the early wrist watches by being diminutive in size. Despite the watch’s age the engraving on the back is the most compelling feature of the timepiece, it reads, ‘To Jack Izod from Fred Perry, Wimbledon 1934-35, 36’. Arthur James ‘Jack’ Izod was a London tailor, who produced bespoke clothing pieces for the British Royal family, Fred Perry was one of the most iconic tennis players of all time. The pair are now perhaps best known for their eponymous clothing brands, Izod, and Fred Perry, both of which are known worldwide. The dates engraved on the timepiece, 1934-35, and ‘36 (which appears to have been added later) are the years that Fred Perry won the most iconic tennis competition in the world, Wimbledon. This timepiece represents not only a high-end gift between friends, but also a tangible link between two huge clothing brands. Fred Perry remains the only British tennis player to win all four Grand Slams and this, a contemporary timepiece with a direct link to his achievements, is surely an important piece of sporting memorabilia.
Due to age, this Jaeger-LeCoultre may not fall within our typical expected tolerances for timekeeping, and is no longer suitable for use in wet environments or submersion in water. In the interests of preserving original features, utmost care has been taken to sympathetically restore this watch. It has also been referenced against technical documents and manufacturer records where available to ensure authenticity and a clean history.
|Case size||15 MM|
|Bracelet material||Lizard - Black|
|Dial type||Silver Arabic|
What our customers say
Such a fantastic service & in a very…
Such a fantastic service & in a very small time schedule....precise description, swift service, great customer contact, highly recommended for anyone looking for a used watch ??????????
Ashleigh was a wonderful person to deal…
Ashleigh was a wonderful person to deal with - very efficient and courteous - a pleasure to deal with
Brilliant After Sales customer service
I had a timekeeping issue with my TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph. Watchfinder AfterSales were brilliant and arranged for a full service of my watch with the manufacturer and returned my watch to me all... costs covered under the warranty. I highly recommend Cheyenne and all the AfterSales team for great customer service and I will definitely use... read more
GMT Master II
Great service from Richard Newman at WF Royal Exchange London, no rush, no pressure, sorted me a decent deal on a GMT Master II. Many thanks
Top service, reliable supplier.
Great, speedy service and solid communication. Harry was very patient and was always happy to answer any questions I had during the process. Overall very reliable supplier and which gives you the peac...e of mind needed when making such a big purchase. read more
Please fill in your details below and our team of experts will be in touch. If your enquiry is urgent, please contact us on 0844 247 8884.
Product Code: 123235
Jaeger-LeCoultre Duoplan 26350
We have hand selected a network of authorised distributors who are as passionate about watches as we are. If you would like us to assist you in finding this watch please enter your details below.