Lot 760 (The Watches Auction, 2nd July 2019)

RARE: A GENTLEMAN'S SMITHS MILITARY ISSUE STEEL WATCH

Sold for £1,100


Condition report

The caseback has not been opened in house
Very good condition overall
Winds and ticks at present
Hands can be set
Perspex scratched
Scratches to caseback

 

RARE: GENTLEMAN'S SMITHS MILITARY ISSUE STAINLESS STEEL WRIST WATCH,
the round black dial with Arabic numerals in white, railroad outer seconds track in white with lume plot markers, lume sword hands, 35mm case with 6B/9614045, 226/67 to the caseback, on a fabric strap, with two additional fabric straps

The condition of watches offered at auction varies widely due to factors including age, possible restoration, repair and general wear and tear. Condition reports relate to watches’ condition at the time of inspection by McTear’s specialists, McTear’s cannot guarantee watches to function beyond that point. Watches are not tested in house for accuracy, duration or water tightness. Buyers should assume that all watches purchased will require regular servicing to be useable and reliable. If McTear’s have been unable to open a watch case safely then the completeness and functionality of the movement within cannot be commented on or guaranteed. McTear’s cannot offer any form of guarantee that movements and/or all component parts are original to any watch.