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Auricoste reference: rx1338

Auricoste - 17 jewel signed chronograph movement with fly back feature Lemania caliber 2040 w/Breguet hairspring, easily the highest grade movement of all type 20s. Basically a milspec Omega 33.3 with flyback which has just been overhauled, near mint all stainless steel snap back case (37mm) with with fluted rotating bezel, "CEV -- Centre d'essai en Vol" markings, w/CEV removed likely during decommissioning. near mint original signed matte black dial variant, 2 registers: constant seconds & 30 minute recorder, chronograph sweep seconds, luminous hands> For more info on French Air Force Type 20s [click here]. Exceedingly rare all stainless Auricoste French Air force "Type 20" flyback chronograph circa 1955 one of less than 100 evaluated by the French CEV, circa 1955 (Ref rx1338) $8,795 - SOLD (HH)
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