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Fortis - Clamshell Chronograph Tropical Glossy Brown Dial - Cal. Venus 150

€4,390.00
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Data sheet

Brand
Fortis
Model
Chronographs
Case material
Stainless steel
Paper Type
Manual
Color
Venus 150
Size
Original
Frame Size
Plexy
Measurement
34,5 mm
Wristband
Metal
Year
1940's
Condition
Good
Guarantee
6 Months

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Original and  rare 1940`s Fortis waterproof-style “clamshell” steel chronograph in  its original condition, in proper working order, and fitted with an very attractive intense-brown dial

This is one of the early Clamshell cases, this design was deposited by the firm of Schmitz Freres & Cie. in 1936 and in 1937 Gallet purchased the rights to this patent.


This is a scarce exaple of an early case marked Schmitz


This chronograph`s manual winding movement is based on quality Venus 150 caliber, it is  runs and keeps proper time, it has been professionally timed, oiled and regulated and is delivered with our 6 months guarantee


The original glossy tropicalized intense brown “gilt” dial in very good condition, and it has its original luminescent material

the classic size clamshell steel waterproof-style case is in good and untouched original  condition and it measures 34,5 mm, without counting the original crown,  


Perfect plexy  glass, and original vintage steel bamboo bracelet

this is quite a rare watch and it will be delivered with our 6 months guarantee and originality certification 

International buyers are welcome, we ship to most countries.