Breitling. A titanium quartz military minute repeating chronograph bracelet watch with digital display Aerospace, Ref:E65362, Serial No.187835, Sold 18th December 2000 Breitling
Lot 280
Breitling. A titanium quartz military minute repeating chronograph bracelet watch with digital display Aerospace, Ref:E65362, Serial No.187835, Sold 18th December 2000
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,731) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Breitling. A titanium quartz military minute repeating chronograph bracelet watch with digital display
Aerospace, Ref:E65362, Serial No.187835, Sold 18th December 2000
Jewelled quartz movement, dark blue dial with luminous baton hour markers and Arabic numerals at 6, 9 and 12, applied Hercules aircraft motif at 3, raised outer white 24 hour scale, satin finished baton hands with luminous inserts, digital display apertures at 6 and 12 to display 2nd time zone, chronograph, timer, alarm, day and date, brushed tonneau shaped case with snap on back, ratcheted calibrated bi-directional bezel with rider quarter markers and luminous dot at 12, signed titanium crown at 3 for controlling multi-function displays and actuating minute repeater, fitted titanium Breitling link bracelet and signed folding clasp, together with fitted Breitling Bakelite box, outer card, swing tag, bezel protector, COSC certificate, warranty and instruction booklets, case, dial and movement signed
40mm.

Footnotes

  • The watch was purchased by the vendor while serving as a navigator on the C130 Hercules aircraft, featured on the dial at 3. This edition was produced as a limited run only available to aircrew on this aircraft.

    While serving as a navigator in the Royal Air Force for 16 years, the vendor flew in the Tornado F3 and then the Hercules on operations including: the Falklands, the First Gulf War, Kosovo and the Balkans, Sierra Leone, and Afghanistan.
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