This near Mint Boxed 1940 Nivada Croton Chronograph Telemeter Tachymeter Gents Watch is hard to believe it is almost 80 years old.
Amazing original condition in all aspects with an especially clean dial for a white background near 80 year old watch.
This is another offering that you will not see again anytime soon.
A handsome c.1940 Nivada Croton chronograph with popular ‘over under’ registers ~ in near mint original condition and with its mint original box.
Beautiful original dial with telemeter and tachymeter markings in ‘bright blue’ , which are also remarkably crisp and clean ~ with handsome Breguet Arabic numerals and Breguet blue steel hands and the over under registers.
The Croton brand below 12 and Chronograph status above 6 , completing this amazing & original c.1940 dial.
Finding a late 30’s / early 40s near mint chronograph with its original and fine quality box is extremely difficult and not only add’s to the value of this offer , it also add’s to its desirability as well.
The only other example of this model that I have seen in recent memory is for sale at approx; au$1,400 above our selling price ……….. and of course it did not retain its original and quality box.
Highlighting the seriously good value that this near Mint Boxed 1940 Nivada Croton Chronograph Telemeter Tachymeter Gents Watch provides!
The approx; 33m steel case is in excellent condition with highly defined lug edges etc and has not been repolished.
Presents as a 34 or 35m watch mainly due to having a “white and one colour dial colourway” !
Croton Nivada is a highly regarded early watch company that has been designing and producing fine quality Swiss watches for almost 150 years and still doing so today!
That & the pic’s here may answer any questions along the lines of “did Croton make fine quality watches?”
Powered by a quality Valjoux column wheel movement in mint condition , this near Mint Boxed 1940 Nivada Croton Chronograph Telemeter Tachymeter Gents Watch ticks all the boxes for the serious collector , investor or those looking for a genuine quality , early wrist chronograph of special merit and great character!
Please view the numeros images , with movement pic added soon , to form a good insight into the watch and its condition and if you have any questions about this truly rare and fine Nivada Croton chronograph from c.1940 please email and we will respond ASAP.