Breitling Transocean ref 7201 from 1971

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Veru nice an unusual Breiting TransOcean with V7740 movement

case , dial, hands and bezel in very nice, lightly worn, condition

Beautiful tan and creme coloured dial with high contrast hands


CASE & BACK: This Vintage Breitling TransOcean measures a large 42.5 x 47mm not including crown and is 14mm to the top of the flush fit crystal.  VEry good condition overall and it looks lightly worn. The outer part of the screwed steel back has some very light and superficial scratches but shows its original Breitling nomenclature of the period including the 1380735 serial number on the outside, which indicates a 1971 production, and correct 7201 reference–also Excellent original cosmetic condition.

BEZEL: The internal UPH ring is in fantastic condition .

DIAL & HANDS: Absolutely Mint creme and tan coloured dial , stunning colour combination

CROWN & PUSHERS: thecrown looks very clean and winds and pulls out to the time-setting position as it should. It sits tightly against the case. The two fluted pusher caps are likewise in new condition and both chrono pushers work as they should and also nice and crisply.

CRYSTAL: Large flush-fit acrylic crystal is Excellent and no deep marks and sits barely proud of the bezel

MOVEMENT: Legendary V7740 chronograph movement  Watch is keeping good time with a strong power reserve and all chronograph functions are working properly and returning to zero. This is guaranteed to be the case at the time of shipment.

BOX & PAPERS: none