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    Amundsen Oslo "The Polar Timepiece" North Pole Edition Stainless Steel Limited Edition Wristwatch No. 049/250
    Case: AISI 316L stainless steel, case no. 049/250, 3 body, exhibition screw back, faceted bezel, 42 mm, sapphire crystals
    Dial: black with steel luminous markers, date at 3, inner engine turned design section, inner bezel marked "19.04-90°-2004" for date the team and watches reached the North Pole, steel luminous Dauphine hands
    Movement: ETA 2824-2, automatic winding, 25 jewels, 28,800 v.p.h., adjusted 4 positions, shock absorber
    Band: stainless steel bracelet
    Signed: Amundsen Oslo, with display box, outer box, black seal skin strap, bracelet tools, polishing cloth, certificate, owners handbook, cd, history booklet

    Notes: This brand was founded by Jørgen Amundsen, a relative of Roald Amundsen the famed polar explorer. The limited edition watches were inspired by the famous relative, as they were built to withstand the harsh polar conditions. A team set out and hauled all 250 of the watches to the North Pole. They reached the North Pole on April 19, 2004.


    Condition Report*: Type: Amundsen Oslo "The Polar Timepiece" North Pole Edition Stainless Steel Limited Edition Wristwatch No. 049/250
    Model: North Pole
    Dial: black with steel luminous markers
    Hands; steel luminous Dauphine
    Metal: AISI 316L stainless steel
    Case No: 049/250
    Case Info: 3 body, exhibition screw back
    Case Width: 42 mm
    Crystal: sapphire
    Watch Movement: ETA 2824-2, automatic winding, 25 jewels, 28,800 v.p.h., adjusted 4 positions, shock absorber
    Band: stainless steel bracelet, black seal skin strap
    Circa: 2004
    Condition: excellent unworn condition, dial is superb, case is excellent, movement is very good and running
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