The back has previously been polished to have the engraving removed. The only gold wearthrough are pin pricks at a few lug corners and a few areas around the edge of the bezel. The special Ford dial was refinished in vintage times. Please inquire if you would like it freshly restored. It is done in an uncommon style - we have only owned one previous example like this.
It has wide boy baton indices instead of the usual version that has dart indices. One of our Master Watchmakers has disassembled it down to its last screw and fully serviced it.
It is running strong and true, keeping time essentially on par with a new watch in our testing position. For the finishing touch, we have equipped it with a new distressed leather vintage style strap making it ready for immediate enjoyment. Silver outer dial with gold dart indexes and Arabic numerals for the primary hours, Ford logo at twelve, silver inner revolving alarm disk, inner minute track, restored in vintage times.Case : 10K gold filled, signed LeCoultre, two-body with flared lugs, polished, 34mm diameter (excluding crowns), 42mm long lug tip-to-tip. Band : Distressed leather vintage style strap, remborde, brand new and unworn. 814, rhodium-plated, "fausses côtes" decoration, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating flat balance spring. Functions : Hours, Minutes, Alarm (Reveil), Sweep Seconds. Crowns : Gold, matching and appear original. Country of origin: Switzerland, made for the U. Functions: Hours, Minutes, Alarm (Reveil), Sweep Seconds. Case material: 10K yellow gold filled. Case markings (outside): 10K Gold Filled Apex. Case markings (inside): Cased and Timed in U. A by LeCoultre, 10K Gold Filled, 54010347. There are a number of hand-engraved watchmaker's marks showing a fairly extensive servicing history of the watch. Case condition: Its case presents in excellent condition. Dimensions: 34mm diameter (excluding crowns), 42mm long lug tip-to-tip.
Hands: Original, gold "lances", original blue steel counterweighted seconds hand. Seventeen Jewels, Swiss, Unadjusted, 814. Band: Distressed leather vintage style strap, remborde, brand new and unworn. Serviced: One of our watchmakers has disassembled it down to its last screw, serviced it, and installed a new mainspring. Timing: Timed to precision on a state-of-the-art computerized system.Your watch is important to us, and we will take care of it for its lifetime. We provide the best after sale care in the business with an extremely experienced team of four Master Watchmakers all of whom each have over thirty-five years of experience and a large number of parts. One used to be the watchmaker for an authorized Rolex dealership and was given special training by Rolex at their Beverly Hills Service Center. Please message us for details. Box/Papers: BOX - Connoisseur of Time watch presentation box; PAPERS - Connoisseur of Time Certificate of Authenticity; New timing certificate; Copy of LeCoultre repair manual for this model detailing the movement parts and their operation 100% satisfaction guarantee. Simply notify us and send it back anytime within 30 days after it has been received. View our feedback and shop with confidence.
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