Beautiful 18k solid gold Telda chronograph from 1960s featuring wonderful ivory-white dial and fancy “Bombay” lugs. Produced by Charles Nicolet manufacture.
The watch went through complete service in October 2018.
Manufacturer: Telda, Switzerland
Type: Manual-winding 2-reg chronograph
Year of production: ca.1960
Case type: 3-body case, with snap-on case back, mixed satin and high-polished finishing.
Case material: 18k solid gold.
Case measurement: 36 mm (without crown) / 45 mm (lug-to-lug) / 17 mm (between lugs)
Case serial number: 1007
Case back: Snap-on case back, signed “18k / 0,750” with Helvetia hallmark on the outer 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: Landeron 55. 17 jewels, 18000 A/h, 41 hours of power reserve.
Movement serial number: n/a
Dial: Amazing original ivory-white dial decorated with tachymeter and telemeter scale on the outer perimeter of the dial, raised Arabic numerals. Signed "Chronographe Telda" at 12 o'clock and “Ancre 17 Rubis Antimagnetique” at 6 o'clock. Small seconds subsidiary dial at 6 o'clock, 30-minutes counter's subsidiary dial at 12 o'clock.
Hands: Original gold spades hours, minutes and red sweep seconds hands, small gold chrono hands.
Case condition: Mint. Professionally polished, sharp, showing minor traces of use. Very strong and sharp edges.
Movement condition: Perfect. Professionally serviced in October 2018. Adjusted and keeps good time. All functions work properly.
Dial/hands condition: 1 (mint). Original dial in very nice condition. Original hands.
Overall condition: 1 (mint).
Delivery set: The watch comes with original (non-signed) leather strap and generic 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