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    Zodiac, Vintage Red Point Diver Chronograph, Ref. 406.24.38, Stainless Steel, Automatic, with Box and Papers, Circa 1990s
    Case: 40 mm, stainless steel, three body, brushed and polished, with blue uni-directional elapsed-time bezel, round pushers, and screw-down crown and back
    Dial: blue sunburst, with raised outer tachymetre scale, outer minute track with quarter-hour luminous dots, white luminous baton markers, guilloche seconds, 30-minute, and 12-hour registers, and date aperture; skeletonized stainless hour/minute hands with luminous inserts and "Mercedes" hour hand, and stainless baton register and chrono hands
    Movement: Valjoux caliber 7750 automatic, 17 jewels, Swiss lever, with chronograph, quickset date, and hacking seconds functions, and rhodium finish
    Band: stainless steel bracelet, 16 links, approximately 6 3/4 inches maximum length, including watch but not fold-out expansion links, signed Zodiac on deployment clasp
    Signed: Zodiac on dial, case, crown, and clasp

    Named for the red dot between the four and five, this timepiece is part of the Red, Silver, and Gold Point series Zodiac marketed during the 1990s. Red point Zodiacs offer the sportiest, most classic design, and are highly collectible today. This example was fitted with the optional "Mercedes" hands, and is accompanied by its inner box, instruction and service booklets, hang tag, 12/2007 sales receipt, and extra, non-chronograph black dial.


    Condition Report*: Type: Zodiac, Vintage Red Point Diver Chronograph, Ref. 406.24.38, Stainless Steel, Automatic, with Box and Papers, Circa 1990s
    Signed: Zodiac on dial, case, crown, and clasp
    Model: Red Point Diver Chronograph, Ref. 406.24.38
    Dial: blue sunburst, with raised outer tachymetre scale, outer minute track with quarter-hour luminous dots, white luminous baton markers, guilloche seconds, 30-minute, and 12-hour registers, and date aperture
    Hands: skeletonized stainless hour/minute hands with luminous inserts and "Mercedes" hour hand, and stainless baton register and chrono hands
    Metal: stainless steel
    Case Info: three body, brushed and polished, with blue uni-directional elapsed-time bezel, round pushers, and screw-down crown and back
    Case Width: 40 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: Valjoux caliber 7750 automatic, 17 jewels, Swiss lever, with chronograph, quickset date, and hacking seconds functions, and rhodium finish
    Band: stainless steel bracelet, 16 links, approximately 6 3/4 inches maximum length, including watch but not fold-out expansion links, signed Zodiac on deployment clasp
    Circa: 1990s
    Condition: Excellent dial. Good case, with clean, unmolested back, showing light surface scratches on bezel and other signs of daily wear. Good bracelet, with moderate stretch and surface scratches. Running, with all functions working, but 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".

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    June, 2019
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