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    Sale 1357

    Important Watches

    17 November 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 296

    Breitling. A large and unusual stainless steel and pink gold chronograph wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial, hooded lugs and pulsometre

    SIGNED BREITLING, CASE NO. 8788, CIRCA 1938

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    Breitling. A large and unusual stainless steel and pink gold chronograph wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial, hooded lugs and pulsometre
    Signed Breitling, case no. 8788, circa 1938
    With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, the two-tone silvered dial with Arabic numerals, outer Arabic five minute divisions and blue pulsometre scale calibrated for 15 pulsations, two subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, in circular stainless steel case with pink gold and stainless steel bezel, snap on back, flexible hooded lugs, two oval chronograph buttons in the band, case, dial and movement signed
    37 mm. diam.


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    According to the Archives of Breitling the present watch was manufactured around 1938.