Two USN WWII torpedo timing stopwatches (3/59)
Lot 97
A pair of U.S. Navy torpedo timing stopwatches 1935-1945 2
Sold for US$ 625 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A pair of U.S. Navy torpedo timing stopwatches 1935-1945
the first, signed on the dial C.L.Guinand/Locle Switzerland, with nickel-finished casement, 7 jewels, the white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, blued steel hands, seconds and minute recording dials, black outer scale calibrated 1-60, operated by a button through the crown, hand engraved on the back US Navy/ No. 85; the second, an open faced stainless steel keyless lever split 1/10th second stopwatch, white enamel dial signed Longines, black Arabic numerals, subsidiary constant seconds and minute recording dials, black outer scale calibrated 1-60, operated by a button through the crown, engraved on the back U.S. Navy/BU. NAV. 186-1935
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  • Provenance:
    The War Museum
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