Lip Chronograph - Circa 1970 - Oversized
Mechanical caliber - Manual winding - Steel
Extremely rare LIP Chronograph R873.
Valjoux 7734 caliber (produced between 1969 and 1978)
17 jewels - 18000 A/h - Power reserve: 45 hours
Two tones grey dial signed Lip in very good condition (genuine)
Two black counters
Seconds hand at 09:00
Central seconds hand for the chronograph
Minutes of the chronograph at 03:00
Date at 06:00
Quick set of the date (back to 10:30)
Width: 47,5 mm. (50 mm. with crown)
Height: 44 mm.
Thickness: 14 mm.
Stainless steel back
Blue leather strap (with traces of wear)
(+/- 24 cm. watch incl.)
The watch has few light traces of wear on its case
while the dial, the crown, the chronograph pushing buttons, the back and the movement are in superb condition.
History of maintenance is unknown but this chronograph is in perfect working order. Tested along 48 hours, it keeps good time. Chronograph functions are also ok, but back to 0 has an infime lag (0,5 sec.)
An ultra rare timepiece and an authentic eye-catcher (!)
Year: Circa 1970
Price: 890 €