Breitling LB0920131C1X1 AVI 1953 Edition Platinum Blue Dial 41mm limited edition of only 1953 pieces worldwide.
The AVI Ref. 765 1953 Re-Edition recreates to the very last detail one of the early executions of the Co-Pilot Ref. 765 AVI. Blue dial, Platinum Bidirectional rotating bezel, and a Brown Calfskin Leather strap. The Watch comes complete with the original Breitling watch box and Breitling papers.
|Model||AVI 1953 Edition|
|Hands||Luminous Filled hands|
|Bracelet Material||Black Calfskin Leather|
|Clasp Type||Tang Buckle in 18kt white gold|
|Water Resistance Rating||30m/99Ft|
|Box/Papers||Original Breitling watch box and Breitling papers|
|Country/Region of Manufacture||Switzerland|
|Official Breitling page||https://www.breitling.com/us-en/watches/aviator-8/avi-ref-765-1953-re-edition/LB0920131C1/|
Luminous Arabic numeral hour markers. Fined printed minute/seconds and fractions of a second track. Polished the hour & minute hands in Syringe shapes, with Vintage colored luminous fill. Crown non-screw-locked, two gaskets. Small running seconds sub-dial located at the 9 o’clock position.
Chronograph/Stopwatch functions: Column wheel mechanism; large central seconds hand counter, capable of keeping time up to 1/4th of a second; 15-minutes sub-dial counter located at the 3 o’clock position. Back in the 1950’s a pilot’s final plane check was expected to not exceed 15 minutes, hence, the importance of the 15-minute sub-dial with luminous indications; 12-hours counter sub-dial located at the 6 o’clock position.
The Stainless Steel bidirectional rotating bezel is secured by 3 screws that are placed in precisely the same positions as those on the watch from 1953. Breitling in house caliber B09 contains 39 jewels and has an approximate power reserve of 70 hours. The watch presented on a Black Calfskin Leather Strap with Tang Buckle Clasp. The water resistance is up to 30m/99Ft.