Breitling Lip Navitimer 806

Breitling Lip Navitimer 806 Chronograph - Ref 806 - Circa 1969
Manual winding - signed Breitling (base Venus 178)

Breitling Lip Navitimer 806 chronograph.
Stainless steel back numbered (1066829)

Black dial with double signature Breitling & Lip
Three white counters

Chrono:
Central seconds hand
Counter at 03:00 for minutes.
Counter at 09:00 for hours.

Bi-directional rotating bezel under the glass

Diameter: 40 mm. (44 mm. winder incl.)
Thickness: 13 mm.
Original Breitling crown

Beige leather strap
(+/- 24 cm. watch incl.)
Steel buckle

Stainless steel back signed Breitling 806

Venus 178 caliber
17 jewels - 18000 A/h - Power reserve: 45 Hours

The watch is in very good condition (!)
Strap excepted, it is fully genuine (dial included)
The watch is in perfect working order!

Between the end of the 60’s and beginning of the 70’s, Breitling signed a partnership with LIP for exclusive distribution of Breitling watches in France and Belgium. Fred Lip asked that the dial would be signed Breitling/LIP
These watches, with a double signature are hardly researched by collectors.


Bibliography:
Breitling vintage watch collection by D. Gottardini & J.C. Guyon
Favre Editions

Year: 1969

Price: 6.450 €