12 April 2006
This lot is offered without a reserve
CHRONOSWISS. A STAINLESS STEEL AND GOLD AUTOMATIC JUMP HOUR RETROGRADE WRISTWATCH
Signed Chronoswiss, "Delphis", No. 1673, circa 2000
With nickel-finished lever movement, 29 jewels, glucydur balance, silvered engine-turned dial, aperture for hours with Arabic numerals below 12 o'clock and sector for retrograde minutes with Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds, stainless steel circular water-resistant-type case with gold coin-edged bezels and screw-set lugs, glazed screw back, case, dial and movement signed, with stainless steel and gold Chronoswiss buckle
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Accompanied by Chronoswiss wood box.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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