Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Jul 09, 2016

LOT 18

BREITLING FOR BENTLEY REF. A25363 CHRONOGRAPH STEEL Breitling, Genève, for "Bentley Motors - 30-Seconds Chronograph," Officially Certified Chronometer, case No. 2176344, Ref. A 25363. Made in a special edition in 2003 to commemorate Bentley's participation in the "24 Hours of Le Mans" races and to celebrate its collaboration with Breitling. Fine, large, self-winding, water-resistant, stainless steel Chronometer wristwatch with round button chronograph, registers, tachometer, date, slide-rule and a stainless steel Breitling link bracelet with deployant clasp. Accompanied by the warranty certificate.

HKD 24,000 - 40,000

USD 3,090 - 5,150 / CHF 3,065 - 5,085

Three-body, polished, bidirectional rotating bezel to operate the slide- rule, screwed-down case back and crown, case back embossed with the Image of three Bentley Automobiles, helium escape valve, lapidated lugs, sapphire crystal. Bicolor matte black and silver with tapered steel indexes and luminous square dots, subsidiary dials for the seconds, the 12-hour and 30-minute registers, outer tachometer and revolving slide-rule graduations, aperture for the date between 4 and 5. Luminous steel baton hands. Cal. 25, rhodium plated, 38 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating flat balance spring, micrometer regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 50 mm. THICKNESS 15 mm. Approx. overall length 175 mm.