Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch
Smiths Astral 'Full Set' hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch

Smiths Astral ‘Full Set’ hallmarked 1971 | 9ct gold manually wound vintage wristwatch

An almost unused example of this famous Smiths model, this watch is complete with its original box, papers and strap. This model features the highly regarded Smiths calibre 60466E movement, the same calibre as that found in the Smiths military W10 model. The movement incorporates a hack feature; the seconds hand stops when the crown is pulled out for hand setting, allowing the watch to be easily synchronised. Presented for long service, the case back feature a presentation engraving to the original owner.

Technical details

[M] Smiths gilded calibre 60466E manually wound movement with hack feature, lever escapement, 17 jewels, mono-metallic balance, 18,000 BPH, Kif shock absorber
[D] silvered satin finished dial, raised gilded Arabic and dagger indexes, gilded hands, centre seconds with red lozenge tip
[C] 9ct yellow gold case, chamfered bezel, the case back with satin finished centre
[S] case, dial and movement signed

Measurements

Diameter excluding winding crown: 33.5mm
Length including lugs: 39mm
Depth to centre of crystal: 10mm
Strap width/lug gauge: 17mm

Accompaniments

One Year guarantee – this watch has been serviced
Smiths presentation box and card outer sleeve, Smiths guarantee booklet
Black Bough certificate

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Description

An almost unused example of this famous Smiths model, this watch is complete with its original box, papers and strap. This model features the highly regarded Smiths calibre 60466E movement, the same calibre as that found in the Smiths military W10 model. The movement incorporates a hack feature; the seconds hand stops when the crown is pulled out for hand setting, allowing the watch to be easily synchronised. Presented for long service, the case back feature a presentation engraving to the original owner.

Technical details

[M] Smiths gilded calibre 60466E manually wound movement with hack feature, lever escapement, 17 jewels, mono-metallic balance, 18,000 BPH, Kif shock absorber
[D] silvered satin finished dial, raised gilded Arabic and dagger indexes, gilded hands, centre seconds with red lozenge tip
[C] 9ct yellow gold case, chamfered bezel, the case back with satin finished centre
[S] case, dial and movement signed

Measurements

Diameter excluding winding crown: 33.5mm
Length including lugs: 39mm
Depth to centre of crystal: 10mm
Strap width/lug gauge: 17mm

Accompaniments

One Year guarantee – this watch has been serviced
Smiths presentation box and card outer sleeve, Smiths guarantee booklet
Black Bough certificate

£675.00 [sold]