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  • Manufacturer: Tudor
    Year: 2020
    Reference No: 79230
    Case No: Q290357 outside caseback stamped 4179
    Model Name: Tudor Black Bay
    Material: Stainless steel
    Calibre: Automatic, cal. MT5602, 25 jewels
    Bracelet/Strap: Stainless steel riveted Tudor bracelet, max length 200mm
    Clasp/Buckle: Stainless steel Tudor deployant clasp
    Dimensions: 41mm Diameter
    Signed: Case, dial, movement and bracelet signed
    Accessories: Accompanied by Tudor fitted box, outer packaging, Guarantee and product literature.
    Provenance: Property of a Private Collection

  • Provenance

    Property of a Private Collection

  • Catalogue Essay

    - The present Tudor Black Bay was specially made for one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious department stores, London’s Harrods. It uses Harrods' signature green color, which is applied not only to the bezel but also to the tip of the seconds hand and the depth rating. No detail being left unattended even the depth rating is indicated feet first instead of the habitual meters. The H for Harrods is engraved on the caseback.

    - It comes with a Tudor fitted box, outer packaging, Guarantee and product literature.

    - Bought in August 2020, it is preserved in barely worn condition.

  • Artist Biography


    Swiss • 1926

    Almost twenty years after Rolex was founded, Hans Wilsdorf established Tudor with the intention of making more affordable watches without compromising the quality for which Rolex was renowned. Tudor was named after the British Dynasty that ruled England from 1485 to 1603, and their symbol came from the "War of Roses." After interchanging Rose and Shield symbols for a number of years, the firm replaced the Rose with the Shield logo from the 1960s until today.

    Some of the most recognized vintage models made by Tudor include the Submariner, a waterproof model first introduced in 1954, the Oysterdate, the earliest versions of which were nicknamed the "Monte-Carlo," the Heritage, which included the date at 6 o'clock, as well as the Pelagos, which translates to "deep sea" in Greek.

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Ref. 79230
An attractive stainless steel diver's wristwatch with green bezel, bracelet, guarantee and presentation box, made for Harrods

41mm Diameter
Case, dial, movement and bracelet signed

CHF2,000 - 4,000 

Sold for CHF5,292

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Phillips Watches Online: The Geneva Sessions, Fall 2022

Online Auction 12 - 16 September 2022