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    Gallet "Flying Officer" World Time Chronograph Pilot's Watch, circa 1940
    Case: stainless steel, three body, 35 mm, water proof with four case set screws in the lugs connecting to the inner body, rotating bezel, round push buttons
    Dial: luminescent Arabic numerals and blue steel hands, thirty minute register, offset constant seconds, outer black and red world city indications
    Movement: nickel, straight line lever, 17 jewels
    Band: leather

    Condition Report*: Type: Gallet "Flying Officer" World Time Chronograph Pilot's Watch
    Dial: silver, luminous numerals
    Hands; luminous blue steel
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case Info: three body, back secured by lug screws
    Case Width: 35 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: 17 jewels, nickel fiish manual wind
    Band: leather
    Circa: 1940
    Condition: movement is good, runs and sweep and register working, dial is original and overall good, light discoloration to the outermost edge, case is good overall, top chrono button sticks in, some loss to the enameled numerals on the bezel, crystal has light scratches, cleaning 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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    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    3rd Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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