Description

    Breitling Very Rare AVI 765 Chronograph With Digital Minute Display and Half Hour Indication, circa 1950's
    Case: stainless steel, three body, screw back, No. 827832, beaded edge bi-directional bezel with black enameled numerals, round push buttons, 41 mm
    Dial: black, luminescent Arabic numerals, luminous white batons, arrow form sweep seconds hand, outermost white 1/5th second marks, constant seconds at nine, aperture with digital 15 minute counter at three, half hour/hour register at six
    Movement: rose colored plates, 17 jewels, manual winding, Venus caliber 183, straight line lever with monometallic balance
    Band: black alligator lizard, metal buckle
    Signed: triple signed Breitling, case back marked AVI 765


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Breitling Very Rare AVI 765 Chronograph With Digital Minute Display and Half Hour Indication
    Model: AVI 765
    Dial: black, luminescent numerals
    Hands; luminescent white batons
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case No: 827832
    Case Info: three body, screw down back
    Case Width: 41 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Venus caliber 178, rose plates, 17 jewels, straight line lever escapement, manual wind, monometallic balance
    Band: black alligator lizard
    Circa: 1950's
    Condition: movement is very good and running, case is in very good condition, very slight and light marks on the bezel - overall very good, dial is original and very good, light patina around aperture and near four o'clock, hands and dial markings are in very very good and original condition, crystal with light scratches, band shows some wear


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    Auction Dates
    December, 2010
    4th Saturday
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