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    Breitling 18k Rose Gold French Hallmarked Datora Triple Date Chronograph Wristwatch circa 1946
    Case: 34mm, 18k rose gold, three piece snap case
    Dial: satin silver with raised gold numbers and markers, stick hands
    Movement: Breitling signed Valjoux 72c movement.
    Band: generic brown leather strap with generic stainless buckle
    Signed: Dial and movement signed by Breitling. French hallmarked case presumed correct for this model.


    Condition Report*: Type: Breitling 18k Rose Gold French Hallmarked Datora Triple Date Chronograph Wristwatch circa 1946
    Signed: Dial and movement signed by Breitling. French hallmarked case presumed correct for this model.
    Model: Datora
    Dial: satin silver with raised gold numbers and markers.
    Hands: stick hands
    Metal: 18k rose gold
    Case Info: three piece snap case
    Case Width: 34mm
    Crystal: crystal
    Watch Movement: Breitling signed Valjoux 72c movement.
    Band: generic brown leather strap with generic stainless buckle
    Circa: 1946
    Condition: This early Datora is in excellent condition. Its distinctive lynx ear lugs are sharp and crisp and the case back is heavy. French hallmarked on the case back as well as the on the lower left lug and center case. Appears unpolished. Pleasing overall patina to the original dial. French date wheel. The watch sets and runs and the chronograph function operates. Sweep hand will re-set just to right of 12. The service history of the watch is unknown and a 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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    November
    17th Wednesday 10:50 am CT
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    17th Wednesday
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