Fantastic and fancy timepiece by Helvetia featuring charming design of the dial with amazing raised numerals, jumbo 38 mm chrome-plated case and in-house manual-winding movement with in-house Helvetia shock-protection system. True time-capsule in mint near-NOS condition. Unrestored, untouched.
The watch went through complete service in August 2016.
Manufacturer: Helvetia, Switzerland
Type: Manual-winding watch
Year of production: ca.1945
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: 38 mm (without crown) / 50 mm (lug-to-lug) / 20 mm (between lugs)
Case serial number: 4707739
Case back: Snap-on, signed with serial number on the inner side of the caseback and "Stainless Steel Back" on the outer side of the caseback.
Crown/pushers: Steel fluted crown
Movement type: Manual-winding with small seconds hand.
Movement model: In-house Cal.82C, signed "Helvetia" and "Swiss Made". 15 jewels, 18000 A/h, 40 hours of power reserve.
Movement serial number: n/a
Dial: Beautiful creamy-white dial. The outer perimeter of the dial is decorated with black printed minutes track, raised "arrow" hour markers and raised golden Arabic numerals. Signed 'Helvetia' at 12 o'clock, signed 'Swiss Made' at 6 o'clock.
Hands: Golden hours and minutes hands, golden sweep seconds hand.
Case condition: 1 (mint). Untouched, unpolished, showing traces of storage.
Movement condition: 0 (unworn) - 1 (mint) professionally serviced in August 2016, only original parts. Adjusted and keeps good time.
Dial/hands condition: Untouched, absolutely mint.
Overall condition: 1 (mint)
Delivery set: The watch comes with brand-new leather strap and generic steel buckle. Along with our company’s warranty certificate, our company’s box.
Warranty: 1-year technical warranty