Beautiful New-Old Stock Telda chronograph from 1960s featuring wonderful ivory-white with radium numerals and hands vested with robust Venus 170 with column wheel. Produced by Charles Nicolet manufacture for American market.
The watch went through complete service in August 2017.
Manufacturer: Telda, Switzerland
Type: Manual-winding 2-reg chronograph
Year of production: ca.1960
Case type: 2-body case, with snap-on case back, mixed satin and high-polished finishing.
Case material: Stainless steel
Case measurement: 36 mm (without crown) / 45 mm (lug-to-lug) / 19 mm (between lugs)
Case serial number: n/a
Case back: Snap-on case back, signed “Stainless steel / Swiss” on the outer side of the case back, “Les fils d’A.Nicolet” on the inner side of the case back.
Crown/pushers: Original steel fluted crown, original rectangular pushers.
Movement type: Manual-winding 30-minutes 60-seconds chronograph
Movement model: Venus 170. 17 jewels, 18000 A/h, 40 hours of power reserve.
Movement serial number: n/a
Dial: Amazing original ivory-white dial decorated with tachymeter and seconds scale on the outer perimeter of the dial, radium luminous markers and Arabic numerals. Signed "Telda" at 12 o'clock and “Swiss” at 6 o'clock. Small seconds subsidiary dial at 6 o'clock, 30-minutes counter's subsidiary dial at 12 o'clock.
Hands: Original radium luminous hours, minutes and red sweep seconds hands, small black chrono hands.
Case condition: Mint. Professionally polished, sharp, showing minor traces of use. Very strong and sharp edges.
Movement condition: Perfect. Professionally serviced in August 2017. Adjusted and keeps good time. All functions work properly.
Dial/hands condition: Original dial in very nice condition. Original hands.
Overall condition: 0 (unworn)
Delivery set: The watch comes with original (non-signed) leather strap and generic steel buckle. It comes also with our company’s warranty certificate, general terms and conditions of sale, and our company’s box.
Warranty: 1-year technical warranty