Lot n° 11
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Chronograph Type 11 of the dashboard... - Lot 11 - Maison de ventes Good
Chronograph Type 11 of the dashboard of the VAUTOUR n° 364 around 1952.
Time function and measurement of time intervals up to 15min. Blackened steel case with clipped and screwed back. Bidirectional graduated bezel 60 and radium luminescent. Black dial with seconds counter at 6 o'clock. Arabic numerals, graduations and hands luminescent with Raduim (beautiful orange colour under UV light), central counterweight second hand painted white and blued steel pear.
Start push-piece and reset for the chrono at 6 o'clock and time setting by pull-string at 5 o'clock.
Mechanical movement manual winding BREGUET / Valjoux 551.
Diameter: 62 mm.
Superb condition and overhaul carried out on 19/05/2020 at Dodane 1857.
This chronograph comes from the rear dashboard of the Vautour II n° 364 radarist who was at the Reims air base and presented in Alain Crosnier's book on the SNCASO SO-4050 VAUTOUR II N. The latter was recovered by its Co-pilot during the replacement of the VAUTOUR by the first MIRAGE F1C.
Pictures of the VAUTOUR and the counter in situ on the dashboard.
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