|Size - diameter excluding winding crown:||37mm|
|Size - length including lugs:||45mm|
Authentic and rare manual winding Zenith 18K rose gold oversized. The watch is from the late 1950’s.
The movement is a caliber 40T, Zenith Swiss Made with 17 jewels. It is numbered #5040236. The dial is original in black with second counter at 6 o’clock. The hands are in rose gold with indexes every 5 minutes. The case is in rose gold with the number 795406 outside. Inside the case you have engraved Swiss Made, the hammer with number 143 – 18K .750 and the face woman poincon. The watch is in good working condition. The watch comes with a black leather band.
A man called Georges Favre Jacot set-up a company in 1865. He experienced a large successful offering pocket watches as accuracy as possible. In 1896, it won a gold medal at the Swiss National Exhibition. In 1960, Zenith takes over Martel Watch Co., which developed the calibers 285 and 749 for Universal. They became the 246 Zenith family. In 1969, Zenith introduces the first ever-automatic chronograph with central winding rotor, the mythical “El Primero”. Since 1999, the company is owned by LVMH. Their current leading products are “Chronomaster XXT”, the tourbillon chronograph, the “Traveler” and “Defy Xtreme”.
Caliber 40T, Zenith Swiss Made with 17 jewels numbered #5040236.
Diameter excluding winding crown: 37mm
Length including lugs: 45mm