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Retro WALTHAM 17 Classic with Eye-Catching Dial

This watch was SOLD to a Private Collector on September 13, 2017

 
waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch
Gender: male
Year: 1970 - 1979
Accessories: none
Crystal: acrylic
Dial Width: 25 mm
Dial Height: 26 mm
Movement: 17 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 37 mm without crown
Case Height: 39 mm with lugs
Serial Number on Back : 8-487, 909
Serial Number on Movement: 909
Band: leather
Band Width: 18 mm
Band Length: 6 in (measures up to 7.5 in with case)
 

This is an authentic Swiss-made 1970s WALTHAM 17 Classic Automatic Watch with Day-Date display.

  • Original WALTHAM Watch with NEW crown, band & clasp!
  • FEATURES: Brushed Metal Case, Eye-Catching Colored Dial, Vertical Day-Date
  • CHROME-PLATED STEEL: case
  • STAINLESS STEEL: crown, case back & clasp
  • LEATHER: band (black)
  1. Notes on the CASE: chrome-plating has slightly faded along edges

This watch keeps good time & is in good working condition! Add this to your collection of quality vintage 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.

waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

The eye-catching WALTHAM 17 Classic Automatic models striped red hands & markers that complement its green dial! Its chunky case, is another feature impossible to miss!

waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *VERY GOOD condition (83-87%): The watch shows what might be considered normal wear by a careful owner who wore the watch regularly. Scratches are evident, but no nicks or dings. May have replacement parts. A sound, attractive presentation overall.

INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Working perfectly, needs no repair or service.

*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

chrome-plated steel case

Notes on the CASE: chrome-plating has slightly faded along edges

matte green dial or face

waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

red-striped steel hour & minute hands; steel second hand

red-striped teel bar hour markers

vertical day-date display window at 6 o'clock

waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

painted white WALTHAM name logo & "AUTOMATIC" at 12 o'clock

painted white "17" & "SWISS MADE" at 6 o'clock

painted white grid

waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

NEW stainless steel crown

clear acrylic crystal

waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

NEW black leather band

Band Length: 6.5 in (measures up to 8 in with case)

NEW stainless steel clasp

waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

case back embossed with WALTHAM name logo, "STAINLESS STEEL BACK", "BASE METAL BEZEL", "SWISS MADE", "INCABLOC", "ANTIMAGNETIC" & "AUTOMATIC"

waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

reverse case back embossed with "WALTHAM WATCH CO.", "SWISS MADE" & serial numbers

waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch
waltham 17 classic automatic day-date watch

Swiss-made WALTHAM 17 jewels automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

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