Lot #14175 – Bouz Wien XII Pilot WWII Chronograph Military Stopwatch
Estimate: $2,500.00 – $2,800.00
Start Price: $899.00
Model: Wien XII Pilot WWII Chronograph Military Timer Stopwatch
Approximate diameter: 63mm
Dial Color: Black
Case Material: Chromium plated nickel
Bezel Material: Chromium plated nickel
Case Back: Solid
Movement: Mechanical manual wind
Band: Vintage NATO canvas strap
Condition: The chronograph hand has areas of light discoloration, the lume is absent. The hands have spotting and discoloration throughout, as can be expected with age. The dial has light spotting throughout. The case has areas of wear, discoloration, and superficial scratches due to normal usage and age. Overall condition is good. Water resistance/proofness not tested. An overhaul is always recommended for used watches.
Special Notes: Rare and unusual oversized WWII pilot Bouz Wien (Vienna) XII chronograph. Circa 1940s. Bidirectional rotating bezel. Used in aviation by the pilots to time bombs. Bomber counter watches were normally strapped to a pilot’s leg or arm.
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