165 Heuer

HEUER - SEAFARER, RETAILED BY ABERCROMBIE & FITCH Heuer, Swiss, retailed by Abercrombie & Fitch Co., Ref. 2447, made circa 1960. Fine, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with round button chronograph, registers and tide-indicator.

Grading System

Grade: AAA

Excellent

Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original

Estimate:

CHF 3,000 - 5,000
HKD 25,000 - 41,000
USD 3,400 - 5,700
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details:

diameter diameter 36 mm
thickness thickness 13 mm
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CThree-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back, flat bezel, lapidated lugs.
DSilver with baton indexes, auxiliary sunk matte silver and blue dials for the tide indication, 30-minute and the 12 hour registers. Luminous dauphine hands.
MCal. 721, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock-absorber, selfcompensating flat balance spring.

Notes

Dial signed Abercrombie & Fitch Co., case and movement signed Heuer-Leonidas. DIAM. 36 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm. Made towards the end of the production of the Seafarer model, this model features the larger and wider Carrera style case. Featuring sharp angles, and a perfectly matching patina on the lume to the dial and indexes, a rarely seen and unusual model, in excellent original condition.