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    Britix, 18k Pink Gold Chronograph, Oversized Lugs, Ref. 3914, Circa 1940's
    Case: 35 mm x 46 mm, 18k pink gold, three body, snap back, coin edge to the rim, oversize fluted, domed and curved lugs, 65
    Dial: silvered, black Arabic numerals, subsidiary dials for the seconds and thirty minute register, outer blue and red tachymeter and telemeter divisions, blued steel hour and minute hands, red center seconds
    Movement: Venus Cal. 175, 17 jewels, nickel finish, manual winding
    Band: leather, plated buckle
    Signed: Britix on the dial


    Condition Report*: Type: Britix, 18k Pink Gold Chronograph, Oversized Lugs, Ref. 3914, Circa 1940's
    Dial: silvered, black Arabic numerals, subsidiary dials for the seconds and thirty minute register, outer blue and red tachymeter and telemeter divisions
    Hands: blued steel hour and minute hands, red center seconds
    Metal: 18k pink gold
    Case: #65
    Case Info: three body, snap back, coin edge to the rim, oversize fluted, domed and curved lugs
    Case Length: 46 mm
    Case Width: 35 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Venus Cal. 175, 17 jewels, nickel finish, manual winding
    Band: leather, plated buckle
    Condition: The lot is an excellent, all original example of this unusual reference. The case is very fine but showing some wear on the push buttons. The dial is evenly aged with good brightness to the colored outer tracks and hands. The movement is running well. Servicing recommended for time keeping accuracy and daily wear.
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    New York, NY 10018

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