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: Heuer Carrera 12 circa 1960's
: ref. 2447 with silver deci dial
: Val. 72 column wheel manual wind movement
: Period correct style black perforated strap
: Original vintage Heuer buckle
: This is nearly the "Holy Grail" of Heuers being the deci
: dial watch that the first re-editions were based on.
: EVERYTHING is correct and original on this watch and it is 5x
: signed; caseback, dial, crown, movement, buckle.
: The dial and crystal are essentially NOS and the case and crown are
: near mint++ having been lightly polished but still having all
: the crisp sharp edges.
: The Val. 72 movement is clean and keeping great time with all
: chrono functions operating correctly.
: Please note how perfectly the lume in the hands match the lume dots
: at the markers. This shows that neither the dial nor hands have
: ever been refinished or relumed.
: This is a very rare watch in investment grade condition which would
: be the crown jewel in many collections.
: I'm asking $2295 delivered in the CONUSA.
: International buyers are also welcome but please add $55 for
: additonal shipping.
: I am a long time, well known, Heur collector with plenty of TZ, OTD
: references and 100+, 100% feedback on e-b@y.
: Please feel free to contact me with any questions or requests for
: additional pics.
: NAWCC # 0150407
I'm not suggesting that this was made up of Heuer bits a few years ago, but as a watch dealer I see more carrera fakes made up from spares than real ones...and, they all look exactly like this one.