Description

    Hamilton Unused Model 22 Chronometer Received For Auction In Factory Sealed Box
    Case: 71 mm, 35 size, base metal, back engraved Chronometer Watch, Serial No. AF/45-D-1032, screw back, inner snap on dust cover, knurled crown with guard, safety setting pin, as new wooden factory protection box with green felt interior and engraved instruction plaque, chrome plated locking hook, original factory outer cardboard box with AAF classification contents paper on the top
    Dial: silver, black Arabic numerals, black minute track, 54 hour up/down wind indicator, subsidiary seconds, black spade hands
    Movement: 2F24182, model 22, 21 jewels, adjusted to temperature and six positions, U.S. Navy BU. Ships-1943, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, micrometric regulator

    Note: Exceptional and rare, this classic American military watch was received at Heritage still sealed in the original factory box. Opened for the first time for photography by the Heritage expert. In pristine condition, this is a rare opportunity for the serious Hamilton collector to own a premier "as new" example of this fine chronometer.


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Hamilton Unused Model 22 Chronometer Received For Auction In Factory Sealed Box
    Dial: silver, black Arabic numerals
    Hands; black spade hands
    Metal: base metal
    Case No: 183892
    Case Info: screw back, inner dust lid, safety setting
    Case Width: 35 size, 71 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 2F24182, model 22, 21 jewels, adjusted to temperature and six positions, U.S. Navy BU. Ships-1943, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, micrometric regulator
    Circa: 1943
    Condition: as factory new, G-10 pristine condition, removed from sealed factory box at Heritage for cataloging and photography


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2013
    21st Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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