Lot #12379 – Minerva Cronografo a Ritorno WWII Military Pilot Watch Rare Unusual Oversize
Estimate: $3,500.00 – $4,500.00
Start Price: $1,999.00
Model: WWII Cronografo a Ritorno
Diameter: 57.4mm without crown x 70.7mm with the crown x 24.2mm in height
Case Back: Solid
Movement: Mechanical manual wind
Band: Generic leather pilot strap
Papers / Warranty card: No
Condition: The dial has some hairlines. The dial and hands have areas of discoloration throughout as can be expected with age. The watch has superficial scratches due to normal wear and age. Overall condition is good. Running at the time of inspection, however not checked for accuracy nor water resistance/proofness. An overhaul is always recommended for used watches.
Special Notes: Very rare and unusual men’s Minerva WWII Cronografo a Ritorno pilot military oversize wristwatch. Used by pilots to time bombs.
Last Know Retail (Approximate): NA