Important Collector's Wristwatches, P...

New York, Sep 25, 2003

LOT 266

Breitling 1884, "Blue Angels". Produced in the 1990's.Fine, center-seconds, water-resistant to 20 atm., anodized black aviator's quartz wristwatch with date and a stainless steel Breitling buckle. Accompanied by a fitted box and certificate.

USD 250 - 500

Sold: USD 250

C. three body, matte, graduated and revolving bezel, screwed-down case back and crown. D. black with luminous Arabic numerals, "Blue Angels" logo, aperture for the date. "Bâton" luminous white hands. M. with quartz standardization.Dial, case and movement signed.Diam. 38 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Blue Angels are a famous aviation team of jet fighter pilots performing at various air shows. The preceding watch was produced for the Blue Angels, but by mistake in black instead of the blue color. This makes it a rare and collectible timepiece.