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    Heuer, Rare Carrera Ref. 1553S Automatic Chronograph, Stainless Steel, Circa 1972
    Case: 38 mm, stainless steel, three body, tonneau, brushed and polished, with snap-on bezel, round pushers, and screw-down back, No. 253501
    Dial: brushed gray, with raised dark gray outer tachymeter scale, outer minute track, applied stainless baton markers with black enamel inserts, gray center and 30-minute register, seconds register, and date aperture; skeletonized stainless baton hour/minute hands with black enamel and luminous inserts, baton register hands, and orange sword chrono hand
    Movement: Heuer caliber 15 automatic, 17 jewels, Swiss lever, with chronograph and date functions, and gilt finish
    Band: stainless steel bracelet, 25 links, approximately 7 inches maximum length, including watch, signed Heuer on deployment clasp
    Signed: Heuer on dial, case, crown, movement, and clasp


    Condition Report*: Type: Heuer, Rare Carrera Ref. 1553S Automatic Chronograph, Stainless Steel, Circa 1972
    Signed: Heuer on dial, case, crown, movement, and clasp
    Model: Carrera Ref. 1553S Automatic Chronograph
    Dial: brushed gray, with raised dark gray outer tachymeter scale, outer minute track, applied stainless baton markers with black enamel inserts, gray center and 30-minute register, seconds register, and date aperture
    Hands: skeletonized stainless baton hour/minute hands with black enamel and luminous inserts, baton register hands, and orange sword chrono hand
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case: #253501
    Case Info: three body, tonneau, brushed and polished, with snap-on bezel, round pushers, and screw-down back
    Case Width: 38 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Heuer caliber 15 automatic, 17 jewels, Swiss lever, with chronograph and date functions, and gilt finish
    Band: stainless steel bracelet, 25 links, approximately 7 inches maximum length, including watch, signed Heuer on deployment clasp
    Circa: 1972
    Condition: Excellent throughout, with little sign of wear. Running, with all functions working, but service is recommended.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Lotte New York Palace
    455 Madison Avenue
    The Garrison Room
    New York, NY 10022


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