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Bell & Ross Bell & Ross Vintage 126 NWW 1782

Bell & Ross Vintage 126

Mint condition Bell & Ross Vintage 126 automatic chronograph. It comes complete with box and papers dating to 2011. The strap on the watch is a replacement leather strap but comes with the original Bell & Ross black alligator strap which appears to be unused. The dial is white, but it looks a cream colour in some of the pictures. The hands and numerals are black which is very reminiscent of some Royal Navy issued watches. What made them distinctive is that it that they were issued for use on board a nuclear submarine. For this reason the dial and handset features no luminous compound, which would have been radium based and so could have interfered with the radiation sensors on board the vessel. It is an all round well made, well designed and good quality wristwatch keeping accurate time to within 5 seconds per day.

Case: Stainless steel polished
Crown: Screw down
Case back: display back
Movement: Swiss made ETA 2892-2
Crystal: Scratch resistant sapphire with anti reflective coating
Functions: hours, minutes, seconds, 30 minute chronograph, date
Dial: White
Hands: Black non luminous
Numeral/ Index: Black non luminous

Strap: Original Bell & Ross alligator, with replacement black leather
Clasp : Folding deployant clasp
Dimensions 40 mm excluding crown, 43 mm including crown, 46 mm lug to lug, 13 mm thick

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Key Characteristics

Brand: Bell & Ross
Band: Leather Strap
Case Material: Steel
Condition: Excellent
Movement: Automatic
Type: Modern