Jaeger-LeCoultre - military

  • Movement 
    Handwinding
  • Year of manufacture 
    1940
  • Lot number 
    160
  • Case material 
    Steel
  • Diameter 
    36
  • Bracelet material 
    Leather
  • Location
  • Watch type 
    Men/Unisex

Description

JAEGER-LECOULTRE, military, around 1940. Chromed metal round case with steel case back, diam. 36 mm, n. 284 811 - F 14128, marked on the back: WWW (Waterproof Wrist Watch) and the "Broad Arrow" symbol, (very good condition). Black dial with painted Arabic numerals (very good condition, original). Round movement with manual winding, (very good condition). Dial, case and movement signed. This military watch was used by the Soldiers of the British Army and the "Broad Arrow" indicates the property of the British Government. Source: Michele Galizia, "Military Wristwatches sky land sea", pag. 288, Cronomania, 2008.
Starting price: € 800