Estimate £2,000 - £4,000
A VERY RARE GENTLEMAN'S STAINLESS STEEL BREITLING NAVITIMER CHRONOGRAPH WRIST WATCH
CIRCA 1955, "PRE-806" WITH VALJOUX CALIBRE 72 MOVEMENT, "ALL BLACK" DIAL WITH APPLIED GILT BREITLING BADGE, AND "BEADED" BEZEL
Movement: 17J, manual wind, Valjoux cal. 72, signed Breitling Watch Corp, US import mark BOW.
Case: Diameter approx. 40mm, snap back, signed Breitling Watch Corp, numbered, slide rule bezel (refinished silver slide rule scale), Breitling crown.
Strap: Breitling leather strap & pin buckle.
Dial: Original dial in fair condition, showing signs of age, refinished silver slide rule scale.
Movement: Working at present.
Case: In very good condition, with small scratches due to general use.
Strap/Bracelet: In fair condition.
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Auction date: Saturday 30th June 2018
Start time: 11am BST
Location: 64 Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7JF, England
Viewings: Friday 29th June from 10am to 8pm & Saturday 30th June from 10am onwards. Viewing by appointment available in the weeks leading up to auction.
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