Mathey-Tissot dashboard chronograph! Vintage dash timer Ultra Rare
Up for sale a vintage chronograph, very rare, Mathey-Tissot dashboard timer. Probably late fifties to seventies. The case has a diameter of 57mm not including the crown. The mounting plate is +- 58mmx58mm, a size similar to the Heuer plates.
Full length is 72mm without including the plate. Edmond Mathey-Tissot in Les Ponts-de-Martel, Switzerland. Mathey-Tissot is a brand that is starting to see recognized its value by collectors.Chronographs and divers watches are the most interesting. 2 - comes with a mounting plate to enable mounting it in a rally car. 3 - Similar to Heuer range of dashbord timers but much rarer.
Start the timer press the crown. 2 - To stop the timer press the crown again. 3 - To reset the seconds and minutes hands to zero press the pusher on the left, after stopping it.The serial number in the case. Serial number in the movement.
The watch is signed Mathey-Tissot: in the dial. The original black dial is in. The hands are in very good condition. Shows very light wear, but no bumps, no dents, no ugly scratches.Although having very light scratches, what some collectors refer as to minimal. It has a number hand written on the back. Appears to be mineral glass.
Are in very nice condition with only very small signs of wear - see the. Swiss made, Baumgartner BFG 421 high quality chronograph. 1 - The movement was subject to CLA job (cleaning, lubrication and adjustment) by a trusted watchmaker in 20. For those of you who might not know what a C. Job means, it involves the disassembling of the watch.Mechanism and having it cleaned in a specific machine with special liquids to remove dry oil and dirt. Afterwards the movement is lubricated with the proper oils and adjusted after being tested in a vibrograf machine. In practical terms it means that you can use the watch every day without fear that the lack of lubrication wears the movement pieces. If it is not stated that the watch has been serviced recently you would better consider a revision by an expert watchmaker, no matter how good the test results may look. All the chronograph functions work as they should.
I have wound the watch and put the chronograph to work more than 12 hours and it never stopped. If it is not stated that the watch has been serviced recently you would better consider a revision by an expert watchmaker.Mechanical watches, like a car, need periodic maintenance. Usually a maintenance service is advised every 5 years. 1 - The watch should not be used in the water! All diving watches, even recent, should be sent for a qualified water sealing service each year prior to diving season. Any acrylic or metallic display that might appear in the pictures is not included in the sale. Remember that seeing the item at very high magnification, as in the pictures that I provide, brings to life small defects that the human eye does not perceive. That is why many people will like even more the watch after seeing it for real. Please take a look at my other auctions. Please refer to the pictures for a complete perception of the items condition. This will be more precise and effective than my eyesight or judgment. All pictures are of the actual item. Photos are not retouched or edited to mask defects. Please take time to enlarge the all the photos for the clearest, largest images.
Photos usually disclose the condition much better than a written description as many people have a different idea on what words or terms may mean. International Buyers - important notes. Since I could not find a courier that insures collectibles, precious objects and watches. Some countries might not provide the tracking feature. Please check with your country postal office beforehand as I cannot have this information.Important note concerning expected time of arrival. In the European Community zone. Usually 27 to 35 days, a few times less than that, depending of your country. To the rest of the world except Australia, Canada and some other countries. For some countries where tracking has proved not to work, like.
- Objet modifié: Non
- Couleur dominante: Noir
- Fonctionnalités: vintage timer
- Pour: auto
- Matériau du boîtier: Aluminium
- Affichage: Aiguilles
- Type: dashboard timer/montre de tablier
- Résistance à l'eau: Non résistant à l'eau
- Matériau du bracelet: no bracelet
- Caractéristiques: Chronographe
- Modèle: dashboard timer
- Pays de fabrication: Suisse
- Couleur de cadran: Noir
- Année de fabrication: 1955-1975
- Couleur du boîtier: Noir
- Mouvement: Mécanique à remontage manuel
- Marque: Mathey-Tissot
- Département: Homme