|Date/Report Number ..101210.LC-UD42 Item:1941 RGP LANDAU NURSE / DOCTOR MILITARY WATCH|
|Description of item: 1941-42
RESTORED & OVERHAULED EXCELLENT CONDITION LANDAU NURSE / DOCTOR
MILITARY WATCH IN ROLLED GOLD PLATE [ACTUAL PLATE OF GOLD] SWISS MADE USA CASED. WITH
VINTAGE STYLE CHRONO LEATHER STRAP DOUBLE STITCHED & PADDED WITH GOLD BUCKLE. CASE IS 29 X 35 X 9.66 MM. THE DIAL IS SIGNED: LANDAU SWISS WITH MATTE WHITE DIAL RAISED OUTLINED NUMERALS
SECONDS CHAPTER RING WITH 5 - 60 SECOND NUMBERS WITH 13 - 24 MILITARY RED TIME NUMBERS AND STAINLESS STEEL BACK WITH ROLLED GOLD PLATE CASE. THE MOVEMENT IS A Max Landau Co MILITARY
1940/1941 7 JEWEL manual wind WITH direct sweep second
Estimated Retail Replacement Value $659.00
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The Zodiac Astrographic SST (split second timing) 36000 VPH (high frequency ) movement was the first 36kvph ever to hit the market and was guaranteed to keep time to within a minute a month.
The Zodiac Astrographic SST utilized a "Mystery Dial" made famous in the fifties. Instead of hands, three plastic discs were utilized; one each for the hour, minute and second hand.
The use of these clear plastic discs with hands and a red dot painted on them appear to float above the dial.
Instead of markers painted or attached to the dial, the Zodiac Astrographicrystal has a Chapter Ring and Zodiac Center Logo painted onto the underside of the Mineral Glass Crystal.