Lot 21: A bi-metal automatic gentleman's Breitling Chronomat Evolution wrist watch.
January 21, 2013
Birmingham, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: BREITLING - a bi-metal automatic gentleman's chronograph Windrider Chronomat Evolution wrist watch, the black dial with hourly applied gilt Roman numerals, date aperture set to three o'clock, subsidiary recorder dials to six, nine and twelve o'clock, bordered by a minute track and tachymeter scale, unidirectional 18k gold bezel, tonneau shaped case, numbered C13356 2383138, fitted to an authentic black crocodile strap with pin buckle, signed calibre 7750. Case width 45mm. With box.
Condition Report: Breitling Windrider Chronomat Evolution wrist watch, movement is currently functioning, chronograph appears to function as normal however this cannot be guaranteed by Fellows, movement appears in general good condition, dial appears in general good condition, hands appear in generally good condition, glass is lightly marked from use, case has medium scratches from use, case back has scratches and scuffs from use, bezel is scratched from use, watch is fitted to an authentic black crocodile strap which is showing signs of wear with heavy creases from use, back of the strap shows discolouration and peeling from use, loops to straps are heavily worn, pin buckle is scratched from use. This lot comes with box only. 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. Export of Watches, Accessories and Parts containing materials from Endangered SpeciesMany of the articles offered in this sale have components, or are parts which may contain material(s) derived from endangered or protected animal materials e. g. alligator, crocodile skin and as such are prohibited by law to be exported by Fellows without a CITES permit. Fellows are therefore required to remove any restricted strap prior to delivery of the watch and buckle/clasp, and are unable to ship from their offices any other restricted part. It is the responsibility of the prospective buyer to understand and comply with any restrictions. Please contact our department specialist for further information.