BLANCPAIN. A LARGE, RARE AND UNUSUAL STAINLESS STEEL AUTOMATIC ANTI-MAGNETIC DIVER'S WATCH WITH SWEEP CENTRE SECONDS AND DATE

Lot №: 74262
Estimate: $4,465 - 6,697
09 November 2015
Sold price
$15,348

Description

Blancpain. A large, rare and unusual stainless steel automatic anti-magnetic diver's watch with sweep centre seconds and dateSigned Blancpain, Fifty Fathoms, Aqua Lung, case no. 200'801, circa 1965Nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, soft iron anti-magnetic inner case, gilt dust cap, black gloss dial, luminous baton and dot numerals, luminous hands, sweep centre seconds, window for date, circular radioactivity indicator to the lower half, tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with bi-directional revolving black bakelite bezel calibrated for 60 units, screw back and screw down crown, case, dial and movement signed37.5 mm. diam.