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NOS Nivada Grenchen (Croton) 'Antarctic' with Snow Drift Dial, Automatic, Gents

Size:Large 35mm
Price: $285

SOLD ($285)

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Dial:What a great looking and original dial this is! It has the texture of "snow drifts" - Antarctic style, and "Nivada Grenchen" finely printed in black at 12 o'clock and "Antarctic" at 6 o'clock. Bold raised silver markers and silver hour and minute hands with silver second sweep hand.
Case:Incabloc stainless steel case, hefty and very masculine in style with faceted lugs. Back marked ANT-72350, "All Stainless Steel, Self-Winding, Waterproof, Shock-Resistant". Inside lid signed "Croton Watch Co.", 9838
Movement:17 jewel Nivada Grenchen Croton Cal E3TE B4845 automatic movement that has recently been serviced and comes with a 9-month mechanical warranty.
Band:New black lizard-pattern leather strap (18mm) with silver buckle
Other:Unsigned crown. Heralded in early advertising as the watch "worn to the Antarctic explorations". Will include an original advertisement with watch.

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