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    Heuer, Vintage Autavia Ref. 1163V (Viceroy) Automatic Chronograph, Fourth Execution, Stainless Steel, Circa 1972
    Case: 42 mm, stainless steel, three body, tonneau, brushed and polished, with notched uni-directional tachymeter bezel, round pushers, left-handed crown, and screw-down back, No. 278457
    Dial: matte black, with outer minute track and red five-minute indexes, applied stainless baton markers with luminous inserts, white guilloche 30-minute and 12-hour registers, and stainless-framed date aperture; stainless baton hour/minute hands with red and luminous inserts, black baton register hands, and red sword chrono hand
    Movement: Heuer caliber 12 automatic, 17 jewels, Swiss lever, with chronograph and date functions, and gilt finish
    Band: leather
    Signed: Heuer on dial, case, crown, and movement

    Named for its promotion in Viceroy cigarette ads, this fourth version of the Heuer Autavia Ref. 1163 features a tachymeter bezel, brushed steel hands with red inserts and tips, and full Arabic markings on the 12-hour register. It is accompanied by its inner and outer boxes, and 2/1976 sales receipt.


    Condition Report*: Type: Heuer, Vintage Autavia Ref. 1163V (Viceroy) Automatic Chronograph, Fourth Execution, Stainless Steel, Circa 1972
    Signed: Heuer on dial, case, crown, and movement
    Model: Autavia Automatic Chronograph, Ref. 1163V (Viceroy)
    Dial: matte black, with outer minute track and red five-minute indexes, applied stainless baton markers with luminous inserts, white guilloche 30-minute and 12-hour registers, and stainless-framed date aperture
    Hands: stainless baton hour/minute hands with red and luminous inserts, black baton register hands, and red sword chrono hand
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: #278457
    Case Info: three body, tonneau, brushed and polished, with notched uni-directional tachymeter bezel, round pushers, left-handed crown, and screw-down back
    Case Width: 42 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Heuer caliber 12 automatic, 17 jewels, Swiss lever, with chronograph and date functions, and gilt finish
    Band: leather
    Circa: 1972
    Condition: Excellent dial. Good case, with very good, well-preserved bezel insert and signs of daily wear. Running, but chronograph pushers are non-operational; service is needed.
    *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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