1940s Tavannes NOS Art Deco Salmon Dial


Very rare NOS Tavannes with immaculate salmon dial and Cyma 476 manual-winding caliber. Stunning and collectible vintage timepiece.


The watch went through complete service in December 2017

Manufacturer: Tavannes, Switzerland 
Model: n/a 
Reference: 18718 
Type: Manual-winding wristwatch 
Year of production: ca.1940 
Case type: 3-body, with snap-back, mixed satin and mirror finish. Fixed bars. 
Case material: Chrome plated case and stainless steel case back 
Case measurement: 35,5 mm (without crown) / 42 mm (lug-to-lug) / 17 mm (between lugs) 
Case serial number: 9470 
Case back: Snap-back signed “Swiss made / Stainless Steel Back” with reference and serial case numbers on the inner side of the case back. 
Crown/pushers: Original steel fluted crown. 
Crystal: Acrylic 
Movement type: Manual-winding with sweep second hand 
Movement model: Cyma 476 signed ‘Tavannes Watch Co / Patented / 15 jewels’ and movement serial number
Movement serial number: n/a
Dial: Stunning salmon dial decorated with black printed minutes track, Art Deco Arabic numerals, signed ‘Tavannes’ at 12 o’clock.
Hands: Black hummer hours and minutes hands, gold sweep seconds hand. 
Case condition: Untouched, unpolished. 0 (unworn) condition. New-old-stock. Small signs of storage on the caseback. 
Movement condition: 0 (unworn) professionally serviced, only original parts. Adjusted and keeps good time. New-old-stock. 
Dial/hands condition: Untouched, minor spotting barely visible even with loupe, all original and flawless. 
Overall condition: 0 (unworn), flawless. 
Delivery set: The watch comes with genuine leather strap, generic buckle along with our company’s warranty certificate, our company’s box. 
Warranty: 1-year technical warranty in accordance with terms & conditions


Category: Tavannes

Type: Watch

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