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    Sale 1992

    Important Watches

    24 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 67

    BREITLING. A RARE OVERSIZED STAINLESS STEEL OCTAGONAL AUTOMATIC CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH DATE, SLIDE RULE AND BRACELET

    SIGNED BREITLING 1884, "BENTLEY 6.75". CASE NO. 729813, REF. A44362, CIRCA 2005

    Price Realised  

    BREITLING. A RARE OVERSIZED STAINLESS STEEL OCTAGONAL AUTOMATIC CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH DATE, SLIDE RULE AND BRACELET
    SIGNED BREITLING 1884, "BENTLEY 6.75". CASE NO. 729813, REF. A44362, CIRCA 2005
    With nickel-finished lever movement, blue metallic dial with applied baton numerals, luminescent accents and hands, double aperture for date at 12 o'clock, three subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, 30 minute and 12 hour registers, outer ring calibrated for tachometer, octagonal water-resistant-type case with revolving textured bezel for the slide rule, screw back embossed with the Bentley wheel logo and screw-down crown, case, dial and movement signed, with a stainless steel Breitling link bracelet and deployant clasp
    51mm diam.


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    Accompanied by Breitling cardboard slipcase, bakelite presentation box, certificate, warranty and instructions.

    The present watch was produced to celebrate the design of the hand-assembled 6.75 litre Bentley Arnage Limousine engine. The well-recognized luxury line of cars are produced by Bentley Motors in Crewe, England.