Tudor 1972 Monte Carlo Ref 7149 Cal 234 Chronograph Mechanical Vajoux 234 Hand Winding Mens vintage Grey Blue Stainelss Steel Watch


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Tudor 1972 Monte Carlo Ref 7149 Cal 234 Chronograph Mens vintage Grey Blue Watch

1. Investment worthy watch ✅
2. Good sized 40mm case with Rolex marked parts (bracelet and crown) ✅
3. Best dial variation with orange chronograph hand ✅
4. Original / untouched condition ✅
5. Super Fast Shipping ✅

All original condition. Working Perfectly. All original parts. This watch will make a solid medium to long term investment (in our opinion) and looks super cool when wearing. You are unlikely to ever see anyone else wearing this watch. The watch really comes to life on a sunny day and looks great smart or causal.

In 1970, TUDOR launched its first chronograph, the Oysterdate. This robust, functional watch offered a unique design, paving the way for 50 years of TUDOR chronographs.
There were three variations of this first sporty TUDOR chronograph, each distinguished by their bezel type.
The second generation of TUDOR chronographs was launched in 1971 and featured in the brand's catalogue until 1977. Dubbed the TUDOR "Monte-Carlo" among enthusiasts thanks to their roulette wheel-style dials, the 7100 series chronographs retained the same case as their predecessors as well as the spirit of their dial, but the movement changed.
Instead of the Valjoux 7734 calibre, the latest TUDOR chronographs were now equipped with the manually wound Valjoux 234. This new movement offered a more sophisticated chronograph mechanism, with clutch and column wheel.
A new colour combination was introduced in this series, TUDOR's signature blue, with a blue and grey dial and two types of matching blue bezel. This new series consisted of three chronographs. Reference 7149/0, with its Plexiglas bezel and tachymetric scale graduated up to 500 units per hour, replaced reference 7031/0 in the catalogue. Reference 7159/0, with its satin-brushed steel bezel and engraved tachymetric scale, replaced reference 7032/0; while reference 7169/0 became the now mass-produced incarnation of the 7033/0 prototype with rotating bezel.

A word of warning to buyers of this watch. Do not buy it if the seller cannot show you the movement photo. Always look for pictures of the movement. As shown here this is 100% authentic 29.92mm Vajoux 234 movement, 18 jewels and 48 power reserve.

This watch will suit most occasions and the date function at the "6 position" is obviously a useful / essential tool for some.

Overall a wonderful condition and looking watch which can be versatile. We see no reason how this watch would not work on say a nato, rubber band or good quality leather strap to dress it up.

Any offers will be ignored. Watch can be viewed (by appointment) in our Shop based in Norwich city centre, England.

Brand: Tudor
Model: Oysterdate 7149/0 Monte Carlo
Style: Racing / Sports
Case Size: 40mm
Lug Width: 20mm
Band Type: Rolex Bracelet Number 78360 (7.5 inch)
Movement: Mechanical Hand Winding
Calibre: Vajoux 234
Jewels: 18
Reserve: 2 days
Dial: Grey/Blue/Orange
Band Material: Stainless Steel
Case Material: Stainless Steel
Age Group: Mens
Caseback: Screwback Case
Age: 1972
Complications: Chronograph, Date Indicator
Box/Papers: No

A Watch Register certificate will accompany the purchase detailing the unique serial numbers and model ref. This certificate check's it has not been reported lost / stolen.

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UK Delivery: Next day
EU Delivery: 1-2 days
Rest of World: 2-3 days

Fine Watch Club are used Watch Dealers based in Norwich, England. We are selling some top notch gents & ladies wristwatches. Have a look. We have excellent feedback / testimonials and are trusted members of all the large used watch selling platforms.

To drum up interest we are shipping Worldwide for this one. We can dispatch within 24 hours of payment being received. You will receive very fast.

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