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    Hamilton Rare Pacer Wear Test Prototype, Mother-Of-Pearl Dial, Never Marketed
    Case: yellow and white gold filled, two body, asymmetric, 45 mm x 32 mm
    Dial: mother-of-pearl, applied gold Arabic numerals and arrow markers, gold Dauphine hands
    Movement: model 505, electric, adjusted
    Band: Hamilton lizard strap and gold filled buckle

    Note: In 1961 Hamilton experimented with different materials for dial surfaces. This mother-of-pearl variation is very rare. The dials proved to be to fragile for commercial production and they were never marketed. This lot is from the personal collection of René Rondeau and the watch is shown on page 144 of "The Watch of the Future".

    Condition Report*: Type: Hamilton Rare Pacer Wear Test Prototype, Mother-Of-Pearl Dial, Never Marketed
    Dial: mother-of-pearl
    Hands; gold Dauphine
    Metal: gold filled
    Case Info: two body, asymmetric
    Case Length: 45 mm
    Case Width: 32 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: model 505, adjusted, electric
    Band: Hamilton lizard strap and gold filled buckle
    Circa: 1961
    Condition: case is very good and sharp, dial is very good, movement is very good, non-running, battery has been removed
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    29th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 18
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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