1940 Tellus ArtDeco


Outstanding Tellus in NOS condition with amazing silver dial, eye-catching numerals, chrome-plated case and robust manual-winding movement by Cortebert.

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: 262357
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 amazing silver dial. The outer perimeter of the dial is decorated with black printed minutes track and Art Deco Arabic numerals. Signed 'Tellus Antimagnetique' at 12 o'clock.
Hands: Blue baton hours and minutes hands, blue sweep seconds hand.
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: Perfect except small trace of ageing at 7 o'clock, absolutely mint.
Overall condition: 0 (unworn)
Delivery set: The watch comes with brand-new handmade suede 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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