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ZODIAC Astrographic Mystery Dial

This watch was SOLD on March 2, 2013 (Destination: Eckert, CO, U.S.A.).

zodiac astrographic automatic date watch
Gender: male
Accessories: none
Crystal: glass
Dial Width: 29 mm
Dial Height: 29 mm
Movement: 17 jewels automatic
Case: gold-plated steel
Case Width: 35 mm without crown
Case Height: 40 mm with lugs
Serial Number on Back: NA
Serial Number on Movement: NA
Bracelet: gold-plated steel
Bracelet Width: 18 mm
Band Length: 5.75 in (measures up to 7.25 in with case)

This is an authentic Swiss-made ZODIAC Astrographic SST Automatic Date Watch.

  • 99% Original / Complete ZODIAC parts - replacement crown
  • FLOATING red dot
  • black/gold trim
  • gold-plated steel case, bracelet, clasp & crown
  • stainless steel back
  • 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.

zodiac astrographic automatic date watch

ZODIAC's design innovation of the floating red dot featured in their ZODIAC Astrographic series won the 1972 "Montres et Bijoux" exhibition!

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 *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Working perfectly, needs no repair or service.

*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
zodiac astrographic automatic date watch

gold-plated steel case

The case was in bad shape when we acquired this watch! It has been stripped, cleaned/treated & re-plated in gold. The re-plating covered the shallow corroded spots but a few deep spots still show between 1:30 & 3:00 markers along the circumference of the bezel.

satin gold dial or face in PRISTINE condition as it has crisp markings & a flawless surface

zodiac astrographic automatic date watch

date display window at 3 o'clock

FLOATING red dot represents seconds; black-coated steel hour & minute hands

mirror gold trim with black Roman numeral hour markers

zodiac astrographic automatic date watch

black ZODIAC name logo at 12 o'clock

black "ASTROGRAPHIC", "AUTOMATIC" & "SWISS MADE" at 3 o'clock

black/gold ZODIAC symbol logo on center

The photo above shows that the glass crystal has a shallow nick between the 11 o'clock & 12 o'clock markers.
zodiac astrographic automatic date watch
zodiac astrographic automatic date watch
The case was in bad shape when we acquired this watch! It has been stripped, cleaned/treated & re-plated in gold. The re-plating covered the shallow corroded spots but a few deep spots still show along its undersurface..

replacement gold-plated steel crown

original ZODIAC glass crystal

zodiac astrographic automatic date watch

original ZODIAC gold-plated steel bracelet

The bracelet was in bad shape when we acquired this watch! It has been stripped, cleaned/treated & re-plated in gold.

Bracelet Length: 5.75 in (measures up to 7.5 in with case)

zodiac astrographic automatic date watch

gold-plated steel ZODIAC Fold-Over clasp

zodiac astrographic automatic date watch

stainless steel case back embossed with ZODIAC name logos & ZODIAC symbol logo

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

Movement is not shown with photos but guaranteed authentic! The case back is easy to unhinge from the case but it's rather difficult to put back!

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