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All Original WITTNAUER Sport Classic with Sundial Face & Rotating Bezel

This watch was SOLD on August 20, 2014 (Destination: Toronto, Ontario, Canada).

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch
Gender: male
Accessories: none
Crystal: glass
Dial Width: 30 mm
Dial Height: 30 mm
Movement: 17 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 38 mm without crown
Case Height: 46 mm with lugs
Serial Number on Back: 1003-W100
Serial Number on Movement: W100
Band: stainless steel
Band Width: 28 mm
Band Length: 5.25 in (measures up to 7 in with case)

This is an authentic Japan-made WITTNAUER Sport Classic Automatic Watch with Day-Date display.

  • 100% ALL ORIGINAL / Complete WITTNAUER Parts!!!
  • white/orange detail on matte black/gray dial
  • black/white detail on black/orange bezel insert
  • day-date display window
  • STAINLESS STEEL case, rotating bezel, crown, case back, bracelet & clasp
  • 17 jewels automatic movement

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.

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

This stunning WITTNAUER Sport Classic has a retro-futuristic look with a unique design inspired from an early time telling device, THE SUNDIAL!

UCB Boulder Norlin Library sundial
Here is a picture of The John Garrey Tippit Memorial Sundial at the University of Colorado Boulder Norlin Library in USA for your reference & appreciation.

[Morn (August 14, 2014) • The John Garrey Tippit Memorial Sundial at UCB Boulder (Image File) • Retrieved from Wikimedia Commons]

WITTNAUER, an American watch company was affiliated with ORIENT, a Japanese watch company. This WITTNAUER Sport Classic Watch is a product of their affiliation. This may be referred to as a "historical piece", not only for its design, but also for its case & bracelet, which were outsourced from Hong Kong, while it was under British rule.

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *NEAR MINT condition (93-97%): Showing very light signs of wear. Very faint scratches on the case, bezel, bracelet or buckle are visible to the naked eye.

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
wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

stainless steel case

The case has a mark on its surface at 7 o'clock.

stainless steel rotating bezel with black/white/orange combination insert

matte SUNDIAL FACE: black/gray with white/orange linear embellishment

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

steel hands

painted white linear hour markers

black/white day-date display window at 3 o'clock

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

painted white WITTNAUER name logo & "AUTOMATIC" on center

painted orange"JAPAN" at 6 o'clock

painted white/orange sunray grid on black trim

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

WITTNAUER stainless steel crown

clear glass crystal

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

original WITTNAUER stainless steel bracelet

Band Length: 5.25 in (measures up to 7 in with case)

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

WITTNAUER stainless steel clasp

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

case back embossed with "STAINLESS STEEL"

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

case back embossed with "WITTNAUER WATCH CO.", "BRITISH CROWN COLONY", "HONG KONG", serial numbers & "STAINLESS STEEL"

wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch
wittnauer sport classic automatic day-date watch

Japan-made WITTNAUER 17 jewels automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

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