An Outstanding Valjoux 71 Chronograph
Original, silver radium dial, blued radium hands
Stainless steel watch case with snapin caseback, serial: 2988552
High grade, manual wind Valjoux 71 movement, 17 jewels
New, Italian handmade, beige pigskin leather strap
Overall the watch is in very good condition. The original dial has developed a beautiful, homogenous patina. The original luminous has aged to a stunning dark sand colour, on dial and hands. The watch case appears to be unpolished showing thick lugs and sharp edges. The watch is triple signed with case and movement serial numbers. The serviced watch is in very good running condition, keeping accurate time. (305°; +4s/d). The watch was acquired from the family of the first owner in the capital of Italy, Rome.