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Angelus Rectory Monopusher Vintage Chronograph SF 15 ~ 1927

$1,875

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Condition: Pre-owned
Scope of delivery: No original box, no original papers
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Expected delivery: Sep 20, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019
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Listing number 5INP13
Brand Angelus
Movement Manual winding
Case material Steel
Bracelet material Leather
Year 1927
Condition Good (Light signs of wear or scratches)
Scope of delivery No original box, no original papers
Gender Men's watch/Unisex
Location United States of America, Virginia, McLean

Caliber

Movement Manual winding
Movement/Caliber Angelus Calibre SF 15
Number of jewels 17
Frequency 18000 A/h

Case

Case material Steel
Case diameter 38 mm
Water resistance Not water resistant
Glass Plastic
Dial White
Dial numerals Arabic numerals

Bracelet/strap

Bracelet material Leather
Bracelet color Brown
Lug width 20 mm Size guide
Clasp Buckle
Clasp material Steel

Functions

Chronograph

Others

Small Seconds

Description

This is a beautiful Angelus Rectory vintage monopusher chronograph from approximately 1927. This watch is a significant and well-preserved example of one of the earliest chronograph wristwatches produced. It is powered by the first in-house chronograph movement manufactured by Angelus, calibre SF 15. This watch was Fully Serviced by ClockSavant. Rectory was a brand owned by Angelus. This watch was, in my opinion, ahead of its time. Its overall design foretold the future renaissance enjoyed by chronograph wristwatches. It features a beautifully aged original dial, fixed lugs, blued hands, and a breguet overcoil hairspring. The accuracy and amplitude performance of this watch after servicing is exceptionally strong. This watch was a pleasure to fully service-- it is robust, well maintained, and well designed. This is a very nicely sized larger watch at 38mm excluding the crown.

For more information on the history of Angelus I highly recommend a publication by Fratello Watches: Angelus - An Exceptional Swiss Watch Manufacture - A collector's guide Text: Christoph Ohm-Kuhnle. Photo research: Christian Pfeiffer-Belli and Christoph Ohm-Kuhnle.

DETAILS
Brand: Angelus

Type: Chronograph, Manual Wind

Calibre: Angelus SF 15

Jewels: 17

Case: Steel

Size: 38 mm excluding crown

Strap: New high quality Fluco UTC G10 NATO leather band, 20mm

Age: We estimate this watch to have been made in approximately 1927

Service History: Fully Serviced by ClockSavant Fully disassembled, old and worn parts replaced or repaired, adjusted, optimized, cleaned, and lubricated. Comprehensive testing and performance measurement.

Condition: The watch overall is in excellent condition except to note scratches as-shown on the back.

Warranty: Fully Serviced by ClockSavant watches carry a 6 month warranty-- customer misuse, neglect, accidental, intentional, or unintentional damage are excluded from the warranty. See the Support page of our website for detailed warranty terms and conditions. For non-warranty damage, please contact us to obtain an estimate for servicing, repair, and restoration services.

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