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Dial Width: 34 mm
Dial Height: 34 mm
|Movement: 25 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 34 mm without crown
Case Height: 40 mm with lugs
Case Thickness: 8 mm
Serial Number on Back: 1173/2
Serial Number on Movement: 1859
Bracelet: stainless steel
Bracelet Length: 5.75 in (measures up to 7.35 in)
This is an authentic Swiss-made RADO Captain Cook Automatic Explorer Watch with Day-Date display & Tachymeter.
This watch keeps good time & is in good working condition! Add this to your collection of vintage quality timepieces!
The photos presented below are of the actual item for sale. Kindly study them carefully because what you see is what you will get. We try our best to describe watches as accurately as we can that's why we present them visually & literally. In case we missed a few points, you are welcome to ask questions.
The RADO Captain Cook is named after the great British explorer, navigator, cartographer & Captain in the Royal Navy, Captain James Cook.
Cook was the 1st to map Newfoundland prior to making 3 voyages to the Pacific Ocean during which he achieved the 1st European contact with the eastern coastline of Australia & the Hawaiian Islands as well as the 1st recorded circumnavigation of New Zealand.
EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Evidence of use is visible to the unaided eye. Scratches are light, but more numerous than "near mint".
INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *NEAR MINT condition (93-97%): working perfectly, keeping good time & needs nothing.
*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
stainless steel case
ROTATING tachymeter marked in red & white; turns perfectly without drag or snag
matte black dial or face
luminous white-coated steel hands; white enamel partially faded
steel bar hour markers; white enamel partially faded
black date window framed in steel at 3 o'clock
Enamel re-application on hands & markers by a skilled craftsman would restore this watch to its original manufactured state.
steel RADO name logo & steel-on-red RADO symbol logo at 12 o'clock; RADO symbol logo rotates
white "CAPTAIN COOK" & "T25 SWISS MADE T25 " at 6 o'clock
male & female RADO stainless steel crowns
new acrylic crystal
original stainless steel multi-piece RADO bracelet
RADO stainless steel fold-over clasp
case back embossed with RADO name logo, RADO twin-seahorse, "SWISS", "STAINLESS STEEL", "WATER SEALED" & serial numbers; We cannot guarantee the effectiveness of its waterproof closure because this watch is vintage.
Swiss-made RADO 25 jewels automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician