Circa 1940’s Collectible Benrus Sky Chief Hour Recorder Chronograph Watch in Solid Stainless Steel. Valjoux Caliber 72 Triple Register Movement. Original Finish Dial. Signed Benrus on the Dial, Case and Movement.
Solid Stainless Steel Three Piece Snap-Back Case with Flat Pushers. Top Pusher Starts and Stops the Chronograph. Bottom Pusher Resets All Counters to Zero. Case Signed Benrus Watch Co. Inc and has Reference Number 280.
Benrus Sky Chief Original Dial:
Original Finish Gloss Black Dial with Aged Luminous Numbers and Luminous Filled Hands. 30 Minute Register at 3:00, Constant Seconds at 9:00 and 12 Hour Register at 6:00. Signed Benrus Sky Chief, Swiss.
Valjoux 72 Movement:
Benrus Model VZ-3, High Grade, 17 Jewel, Swiss Made, Manual Wind, Valjoux Caliber 72 Column Wheel Movement Signed Benrus Watch Co Inc., Swiss. Benrus Swiss Export Code AXZ Stamped on the Balance
35.25mm Diameter x 43.5mm Top to Bottom. 18mm Lug Spacing.
Very Good Condition. Gloss Dial Shows Aging. Comes with a 12 Month Mechanical Warranty.