Lot 813 (Watches, 3rd July 2018)
Sold for £55
In very heavily worn condition.
In working condition at the present time.
Case is heavily scratched with the base metal showing through.
Acrylic heavily scratched and cracked.
Dial is heavily marked and discoloured.
Crown intact; hands changing.
All hands intact; discoloured.
GENTLEMAN'S MILITARY ISSUE BUREN CHROME MANUAL WIND WRIST WATCH signed Buren Grand Prix movement, the round black dial with Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds at 6, railroad outer seconds track, lume index hands, 33mm case, mismatched stainless steel caseback with 16887 to the exterior and with BREVET 217547, 112370 to the interior, lacking strap
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