Lot 752 (The Watches Auction, 5th April 2020)

TWO GENTLEMAN'S WRIST WATCHES

Estimate
£60 - £90
 

Buyer's premium: 24.00%

Live bidding


Condition report

Both in good overall condition
Oris winds and ticks, hands can be set
Scratches to case and glass
Benrus winds and ticks, glass scratched, wear to dial, ticking at present, hands can be set

 

GENTLEMAN'S ORIS STAINLESS STEEL MANUAL WIND WRIST WATCH,
unsigned 17 jewel movement, with later plastic spacer, the round blue dial with applied stainless steel baton hour markers, inner count up scale with Arabic numerals, bevelled stainless steel sword hands, centre seconds hand, 34mm case, on a generic strap, lacking box and papers, along with a Benrus wrist watch, also with later plastic spacer to the movement, lacking box and papers (2)

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