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.
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
MCal. 721, rhodium-plated, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement,
monometallic balance, shock-absorber, selfcompensating flat balance
NotesDial signed Abercrombie & Fitch Co., case and movement signed
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