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    Glycine, Vintage 24-Hour Airman GMT, Stainless Steel, Automatic, Patent No. 314050, Circa 1960s
    Case: 36 mm, stainless steel, three body, polished, with locking bi-directional GMT bezel, cross-hatch main crown, and compressor snap back, No. 697957/Pat. No. 314050
    Dial: matte black, with inner seconds and minute tracks, outer 24-hour Arabic numerals with luminous baton and dot markers, and date aperture; skeletonized stainless luminous syringe minute hand, arrowhead baton hour hand, stainless sword GMT hand, and stainless sword sweep seconds hand with luminous "lollipop"
    Movement: A. Schild caliber AS1700/01 automatic, 25 jewels, Swiss lever, adjusted to positions, with GMT, quickset date, and hacking seconds functions, rhodium finish
    Band: Original stainless steel Fixo-Flex expansion bracelet, 29 links, approximately 5 3/4 inches long without watch
    Signed: Glycine on dial, case, and movement

    This vintage timepiece is accompanied by its wooden box, original Fixo-Flex bracelet with two extra links, metal tags, Fixo-Flex instruction booklet, and instruction booklet and warranty certificate for watch.


    Condition Report*: Type: Glycine, Vintage 24-Hour Airman GMT, Stainless Steel, Automatic, Patent No. 314050, Circa 1960s
    Signed: Glycine on dial, case, and movement
    Model: Airman
    Dial: matte black, with inner seconds and minute tracks, outer 24-hour Arabic numerals with luminous baton and dot markers, and date aperture
    Hands: skeletonized stainless luminous syringe minute hand, arrowhead baton hour hand, stainless sword GMT hand, and stainless sword sweep seconds hand with luminous "lollipop"
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: #697957/Pat. No. 314050
    Case Info: three body, polished, with locking bi-directional GMT bezel, cross-hatch main crown, and compressor snap back
    Case Width: 36 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: A. Schild caliber AS1700/01 automatic, 25 jewels, Swiss lever, adjusted to positions, with GMT, quickset date, and hacking seconds functions, rhodium finish
    Band: Original stainless steel Fixo-Flex expansion bracelet, 29 links, approximately 5 3/4 inches long without watch
    Circa: 1960s
    Condition: Excellent dial. Very good case with light surface scratches; good bracelet, showing some stretch. Running, but hacking-seconds wire at 12 o'clock is missing or broken; service is recommended.
    *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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    June, 2019
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