1940 Tellus Bauhaus Gilt Dial

Tellus

Charismatic Tellus Bauhaus watch with stunning gilt dial, fancy numerals, chrome-plated case and reliable manual-winding movement by Cortebert, the manufacturer which also supplied Rolex. Fancy, serviced, New-Old Stock, yet affordable

The watch comes with original price tag and went through complete service in December 2016

Manufacturer: Tellus, Switzerland
Model: n/a
Reference: 8200
Type: Manual-winding antimagnetic watch 
Year of production: ca.1940
Case type: 3-body, with snap-back, mixed satin and high-polished finishing.
Case material: Stainless steel caseback + chromeplate middle case and bezel.
Case measurement: 35 mm (without crown) / 42,5 mm (lug-to-lug) / 18 mm (between lugs) 
Case serial number: 262493
Case back: Snap-on, signed ‘Fond Acier Inoxydable' and reference number on the outer side of the caseback, bearing case serial number on the inner side of the caseback.
Crown/pushers: Steel fluted crown
Crystal: Acrylic
Movement type: Manual-winding with sweep seconds hand.
Movement model: Cortebert Cal.649, signed "Tellus", 15 jewels   
Movement serial number: n/a
Dial: Rare gilt dial. The outer perimeter of the dial is decorated with rose gold printed minutes track and Bauhaus Arabic numerals. Signed 'Tellus Antimagnetique' at 12 o'clock.
Hands: Rose gold baton hours, minutes and sweep seconds hands.
Case condition: 0 (unworn). Untouched, unpolished, showing light traces of storage on the caseback.
Movement condition: 0 (unworn) professionally serviced in December 2016, only original parts. Adjusted and keeps good time. All functions work properly.
Dial/hands condition: Untouched immaculate dial. Original hands in outstanding condition showing minor patination.
Overall condition: 0 (unworn)
Delivery set: The watch comes with brand-new handmade leather strap and generic steel buckle. Along with our company’s warranty certificate, our company’s box.
Warranty: 1-year technical warranty

 


Category: Tellus

Type: Watch

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