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    Corum "Superman" Bubble Prototype 1 of 1 Watch made for Warner Bros Ref. 082.130.20
    Case: Two-body, polished and brushed, concave lugs, transparent case back with 6 screws, heavily domed antireflective sapphire crystal, ball-shaped screw-down winding crown with rubber ring
    Dial: Prototype "Superman" dial made for Warner Bros.
    Movement: Cal. based ETA 2892A2, blackened and skeletonized, 28 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self compensating flat balance spring, index regulator, signed rotor, hack mechanism
    Band: blue leather, stainless double deployant clasp
    Signed: Case and movement signed

    This watch is a unique 1 of 1 version of the Bubble by Corum made for Warner Bros. as a prototype at the request the current owners father,Mr Severin Wunderman (the owner of Corum Sarl at the time) in conjunction with a possible collaboration between the two companies for a limited edition timepiece release. Extra care was taken to make sure the dial depicting the Superman logo on a blue background are the same pantone colors as in other DC Comics products.




    Condition Report*: Type: Corum "Superman" Bubble Prototype 1 of 1 Watch made for Warner Bros Ref. 082.130.20
    Model: Prototype
    Dial: full color, luminus dot markers,
    Hands; steel skeleton
    Metal: steel
    Case No: Proto
    Case Width: 46 mm
    Crystal: bubble
    Watch Movement: Cal. based ETA 2892A2, blackened and skeletonized, 28 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self compensating flat balance spring, index regulator, signed rotor, hack mechanism
    Band: blue leather, stainless double deployant clasp
    Condition: movement is good and running, case good overall, dial good, band is new, and clasp show some signs of wear. Watch has recently had a full service, from West Cost Watch Service Centre in Santa Monica, CA, inc new main spring, reversing wheel etc. Garentee unitl 02/13/2019.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2018
    1st Tuesday
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