Tissot Seastar Navigator ‘Panda Dial’ Ref. 40522 steel vintage chronograph, circa 1973
A stainless steel manually wound chronograph wristwatch with register, date and presentation case
A sporty chronograph from the first half of the 1970s, this Tissot chronograph has a great looking so-called Panda dial with cream coloured ground and contrasting slate grey subsidiary dials. The case is large for a vintage wristwatch with a width of 40mm and there is a substantial screw-down case back. This watch is accompanied by a Tissot presentation case and instruction booklet.
[M] Tissot calibre 2070 (Valjoux 7734) manually wound movement, lever escapement, 17 jewels, mono-metallic balance, 18,000 BPH, Incabloc shock absorber [D] cream coloured dial with contrasting slate grey subsidiary dials for constant seconds with white hand and 30-minute register with red hand, luminescent baton numerals and hands, central red chronograph seconds hand, aperture for date, black outer track for minutes/chronograph seconds [C] stainless steel cushion form case with satin finished upper black bezel calibrated for tachymeter, polished case sides, satin finished screw-down case back [S] case, dial and movement signed
Width excluding crown: 40mm
Length including lugs: 42.5mm
Depth to centre of crystal: 13mm
Strap width/lug gauge: 21mm
This watch has been fully serviced and overhauled and is sold with a one year guarantee and detailed Black Bough certificate.