Lot No. 322


Zenith El Primero Chronograph


Zenith El Primero Chronograph - Wrist and Pocket Watches

wristwatch with three-toned auxiliary dials, reference SP1205, c. 1970

Case: stainless steel, numbered 706D799, engraved dedication, diameter c. 38 mm
Movement: self-winding, lever movement, calibre 3019PHC, stop function via control wheel, precision adjust, 17 jewels
Dial: silver-coloured, applied baton numerals, Arabic numerals, 30-minute index, 12-hour index, small second, tachymeter, date
Accessories: instruction manual, folding fastening with extension, safety bow

The appellation ‘El Primero’ designates one of the most famous movements with chronograph in wristwatches. It was launched in 1969 as the first automatic wristwatch with stop function. The speed regulator is operated with a frequency of 36,000 half oscillations. The present watch shows age-related signs of traces of usage. The original watch strap was produced by the company Gay Frères, which manufactured stainless steel bracelets for many famous watch brands from the 1940s onwards.

Specialist: Günter Eichberger, Mst. Günter Eichberger, Mst.
+43-1-515 60-368

watches@dorotheum.at

03.06.2022 - 13:00

Realized price: **
EUR 9,600.-
Estimate:
EUR 5,000.- to EUR 8,000.-

Zenith El Primero Chronograph


wristwatch with three-toned auxiliary dials, reference SP1205, c. 1970

Case: stainless steel, numbered 706D799, engraved dedication, diameter c. 38 mm
Movement: self-winding, lever movement, calibre 3019PHC, stop function via control wheel, precision adjust, 17 jewels
Dial: silver-coloured, applied baton numerals, Arabic numerals, 30-minute index, 12-hour index, small second, tachymeter, date
Accessories: instruction manual, folding fastening with extension, safety bow

The appellation ‘El Primero’ designates one of the most famous movements with chronograph in wristwatches. It was launched in 1969 as the first automatic wristwatch with stop function. The speed regulator is operated with a frequency of 36,000 half oscillations. The present watch shows age-related signs of traces of usage. The original watch strap was produced by the company Gay Frères, which manufactured stainless steel bracelets for many famous watch brands from the 1940s onwards.

Specialist: Günter Eichberger, Mst. Günter Eichberger, Mst.
+43-1-515 60-368

watches@dorotheum.at


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Auction: Wrist and Pocket Watches
Auction type: Saleroom auction with Live Bidding
Date: 03.06.2022 - 13:00
Location: Vienna | Palais Dorotheum
Exhibition: 14.05. - 02.06.2022


** Purchase price incl. buyer's premium and VAT

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