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You'll see many of the common black-dial versions of this watch before you see another one of these light dial versions. This is a 1960s Croton Chronomaster Aviator Sea Diver featuring the Landeron 248 movement. Bi-directional bezel turns freely. Dial is nearly perfect, just the hands show light aging and the bezel has light marks.
Comes on a New Old Stock Beads of Rice bracelet from the same period with a retail value of $495 and with another 19mm tropic type dive band that retails for $59.99. When you buy a vintage watch from Squinky, you also get great deals on additional straps bought at the same time. Just message us with your choices of Half Price bands to be sent with the watch with no additional shipping fee.
CROTON CHRONOMASTER AVIATOR SEA DIVER
Case: stainless steel with screw-back
Movement: Landeron 248
Dimensions: case 38.4mm diameter (not counting crown), 45.6mm lug tip to tip, 14.5mm thickness
Bracelet: Beads of Rice new old stock unsigned clasp
Strap: perforated waffle finish tropic type dive band vintage New Old Stock 1960s
Bands: buyers of any of the 20 vintage watches at Squinky.com get 1/2 off other straps bought at the same time
Crown: original unsigned
Crystal: original acrylic very clear
Condition notes: Even wear to the bezel edges. Light aging to hands. Has not been serviced. Running and keeping good time and chronograph functions work as they should. Case has not been polished.
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