Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 421

TUDOR REF. 79270 CHRONO-TIME STEEL Tudor, Oyster-Date, Automatic, "Chrono-Time", case No. B633741, Ref. 79270, case made by Rolex, Geneva. Made circa 2005. Fine, self-winding, water-resistant to 100 meters, stainless steel gentleman's wristwatch with date, round button chronograph, registers and a stainless steel Tudor Oyster bracelet. Accompanied by a fitted box and hang tag.

CHF 1,500 - 2,500

HKD 12,000 - 20,000 / USD 1,500 - 2,500


Sold: CHF 4,375

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back, crown and buttons, black graduated revolving bezel to measure elapsed time, "Twinlock" winding-crown, crystal with "Cyclops" lens. Black and white with applied steel bâton indexes and outer tritium-coated dots, aperture for the date. Tritium- coated steel "bâton" hands. Cal. T 7750, rhodium-plated, 25 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock-absorber, self-compensating flat balance-spring, mirometer regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 1

As new

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original


Dial, case and movement signed. DIAM. 39 mm. THICKNESS 14 mm. Approx overall length 180 mm. Of the three chronograph references available in 1995, the REFERENCE 79270 was the most expensive, retailing at CHF 2'050. To be sold without reserve