20 October 1999
ZENITH. AN 18K GOLD CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH
signed zenith, circa 1950
With nickel-finished jewelled lever movement, the matt silvered dial with applied Arabic and baton numerals, outer tachometric scale, three subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, 30 minute and 12 hour registers, the circular case with snap on back, extended downturned lugs, two round chronograph buttons in the band, case, dial and movement signed
37 mm. diam.
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