Tuesday 01st May, 2012
image 1955 BREGUET 'TYPE XX' Sotheby's 'Important Watches' sale 15th May 2012, Geneva. 'A rare stainless steel fly-back chrongraph wrsitwatch with register 1955 'Type XX' No. 7211. Sold on 16th November 1955 to Ministere de L'Air. Cal. Valjoux 222 manual winding nickel lever movement, glucydur balance, metal dust cover / black lacquer dial, luminescent Arabic numerals and hands, two subsidiary dials for constant seconds and 30-minute register / scre-down case back, two round chronograph pushers to the band, rotating bezel / case numbered and signed Breguet, case back further inscribed with military inscriptions / diameter 38.5mm. Direct link