12 May 2008
Bell & Ross. An 18K gold self-winding water-resistant antimagnetic chronograph wristwatch with date
Signed Bell & Ross, Automatic, Antimagnetic, 200m, Vintage 126 model, case no. 126.Y00185, manufactured in 2002
ETA cal. 7750 gilt-finished lever movement, 28 jewels, the engine-turned silvered dial with Arabic numerals, two subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, eccentric window for date, in massive tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with downturned lugs, glazed display screw back, screw down crown, two round chronograph buttons in the band, 18K gold Bell & Ross buckle, case, dial and movement signed
39 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by Bell & Ross Guarantee dated 22 April 2002, Technical Notes, original fitted wooden presentation box and outer packaging.
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