Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare
Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare Tissot 18K Yellow Gold 1950s 33MM First Twisted Lugs Case JP Gold Tang Rare
$ 750.00
Pre-owned

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Description

For auction is a rare 1950's Tissot 18k 33mm JP case caliber 27-T 15 jewel manual winding with original 18k tang buckle. This is a special Tissot; its a Fab Suisse dial indicating it was for the home markets (Switzerland or France) and the case is exceptional: this is the beginnings of the famous twisted lugs case which is really an amazing thing to see. A petite but delightful watch that doesn't feel too small because of good dial size and a 17mm strap width. Vintage Tissot perhaps doesn't get the respect it deserves and maybe that will eventually change; they are a real deal in a see of overly expensive examples from other brands.


Ref #: 4011960

Diameter: 33 mm w/out crown, 34 mm w/crown, 40 mm lug to lug

Lug Width: 17 mm at the lugs tapering to 16 mm (will take a 17 mm strap)

Height: 9 mm

Power-reserve: 34 hours

Water Resistance: N/A

Gram Weight: 35 (that is the weight of the entire watch with strap and tang, actual gold weight is unknown) grams

Movement: Tissot caliber 27-T 15 jewel manual winding

Crystal: ACRYLIC


Strap/Bracelet: Leather strap that appears it might be original with 18k tang buckle, a very rare find and worth a few hundred by itself

Case: 18K YELLOW GOLD with twisted lugs and flat fixed bezel, fixed lugs, brushed case middle

Dial: SILVER with radium arabic numerals and arrowhead markers, guilloche sub seconds at 6 o'clock

Condition: 80% (8.0 of 10): case is very nice original unpolished, strap/tang are terrific, dial shows light patina on the lacquer but presents very nicely in person, working well

Box/Papers: Watch only


  
           
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