Leonidas Alarm Vintage Hand Winding 1950s Steel NOS Men’s 35mm Tag Heuer watch swiss made wristwatch uk seller

$1,230.17

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Leonidas Alarm Vintage Hand Winding 1950s Steel NOS Men’s 35mm watch

1. Nice vintage condition with original dial ✅
2. Superb condition (still has original sticker on back case) ✅
3. Super fast SAME DAY dispatch ✅
4. New strap ✅
5. Serviced ✅

Leonidas & Tag Heuer
LEONIDAS was founded in 1841, some 120 years later it merged with Heuer creating the largest manufacturer of stopwatches and chronographs in Switzerland, and established Heuer-Leonidas as one of the biggest and most influential watch brands in the world.

You are viewing a very rare and noteworthy achievement to watchmaking. Not many of these watches have survived. At his price if you was to sell on in the near future do not think you can lose money. You are very unlikely to ever see anyone else rating this super rare watch. A fine investment opportunity into vintage Leonidas (now Tag Heuer) watches.

As mid-century approached and lifestyle paces moved faster and faster, top Swiss firms needed a way to enhance the experiences of their now frequently traveling top clients and to help him better organize and govern his most precious possession - their time. It is rumored that car parking tickets where a major factor in the rise of alarm wrist watches sold. Car owners were likely to forget when the car parking ticket time ran out and there were no easy "alarms" back then. In response to this need the engineers at some top brands including Leonidas created an alarm wristwatch in 1950s.

To pull off this difficult task, Leonidas equipped these watches with significant inner alarm gearing and even an additional stem and crown, making elements of second movement that worked seamlessly in conjunction with the normal timing portion. It was quite an achievement to do this back in the 1950's.

Please be advised vintage watches are smaller than today's standard's so ensure you are comfortable with the case size which is approx 35.00mm which is modeled on a 17.50cm. Although this vintage watch has good presence as wear a little bigger than the 35mm diameter suggest probably due to the crowns positioned at the 2 and 4 position. .

Brand: Leonidas
Country of origin: Switzerland
Year: 1950-1959
Serial Number: 745203
Gender: Men's
Case material: Stainless Steel
Dimensions: 34.5mm
Dial: All original
Hands: Original
Movement type: Hand Winding (21,600 bhp)
Jewels: 17 rubies
Lug Width: 18mm
Strap: Aftermarket brown leather (original Leondias buckle will be enclosed)

Need the watch fast...we can help with that
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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