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    Heuer/Abercrombie & Fitch, Ref: 2443, "Straight Line Logo" Seafarer, Circa 1960's
    Case: 38 mm, stainless steel, two body, with screw down caseback. No. 916778 (inside caseback)
    Dial: Vertical brushed silver dial, straight line logo, with luminous marker, subdials for tide indicator, 30 minute and 12 hour counters. Luminous syringe hands.
    Movement: Abercrombie & Fitch signed Valjoux 721, 17 jewels, manual wind, column wheel, lateral clutch chronograph
    Band: Leather
    Signed: Abercrombie & Fitch on dial, case, movement

    This Abercrombie and Fitch Seafarer 2443 is a previously unknown variant of the rare straight line logo. While there have been only a few other examples of straight line dial Seafarers to surface, this is the first to be offered for sale publicly with 11, 12, 1 Arabic luminous markers.


    Condition Report*: Type: Heuer/Abercrombie & Fitch, Ref: 2443, "Straight Line Logo" Seafarer, Circa 1960's Signed: Abercrombie & Fitch on dial, case, movement
    Model: Seafarer 2443
    Dial: Vertical brushed silver dial, with luminous marker
    Hands; Luminous syringe
    Metal: Stainless steel
    Case No: 916778 inside caseback
    Case Info: Two body, with screw down caseback
    Case Width: 38 mm
    Crystal: Acrylic
    Watch Movement: Abercrombie & Fitch signed Valjoux 721, 17 jewels, manual wind, column wheel, lateral clutch chronograph
    Band: Leather
    Circa: 1960's
    Condition: Case is in very good condition with no signs of refnishing. Normal surface scratches around lugs. Dial is very good condition, with consistant toning and ageing on luminous hour markers. The syringe style luminous hands appear to have been relumed at some stage. Movement runs and functions. 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".

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2018
    1st Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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