Lot 19: A bi-metal automatic chronograph gentleman's Breitling Windrider Crosswind Special bracelet watch.
January 21, 2013
Birmingham, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: BREITLING - a bi-metal automatic chronograph gentleman's Windrider Crosswind Special limited edition bracelet watch, number 0580/1000, the black dial with hourly applied gilt Arabic numerals, date aperture set to twelve o'clock, subsidiary recorder dials to three and nine o'clock, bordered by a minute track and tachymeter scale, unidirectional bezel with 18k gold rider tabs, tonneau shaped case, numbered B44356 716898, fitted to a bi-metal link Pilot bracelet with folding clasp, signed ETA calibre 2892A2. Case width 45mm. Watch A/F.
Condition Report: A bi-metal gentleman's Breitling bracelet watch, the automatic movement is currently functioning, the dial and hands appear to be in a good condition as there are no scratches visible to the naked eye, glass shows some tiny scuffs in various places when viewed under 10x loupe, case shows scratches to the whole surface, majority should be easy to polish out, some deeper marks visible to the case back, crown is missing and the movement is not securely attached to the case, bracelet does not appear to be stretched but is is slightly scratched in many places as a result of general wear. Bracelet measures approximately 18cm including the case. This lot does not come with box or papers. Due to the opening of the case back we recommend that this lot be resealed by an authorised technician before use near water. Fellows do not guarantee the working order or accuracy of any watches sold.