06-02-2012 06-02-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2600M Marlborough
June 2, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Tornek-Rayville TR-900 Dive Watch

$36,735$31,000
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2600M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: June 02, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Tornek-Rayville TR-900 Dive Watch, c. 1965, rare stainless steel water-resistant anti-magnetic dive watch with sweep center second made for the U.S. Navy, bi-directional revolving black bezel with luminous unit indication, screw-back engraved with military markings, "MIL-W-22176."

Note: This watch was used on patrol in Vietnam in 1967-1968 by the consignor; crystal and band are original and show age.
Estimate $8,000-10,000

Movement working, crystal scratched from use in field, original canvas/nylon band.

Keywords

Rayville, rare stainless steel, United States Navy, Vietnam