With that being said, this watch is very collectible and sought after. It is the "chronodato" and this one is gold plated. All original, all Angelus untouched dial. Full of character. It was the worlds first serially produced chronograph watch with a date complication.
The watch photographed is the actual one you will receive. Watches are not pressure tested unless otherwise stated. Issues: Missing Date Pointer Hand, losing more than 3 minutes daily, we would suggest a service.
The Angelus Chronodato Triple Date Chronograph. The world’s first serially produced chronograph wristwatch with a date complication. Caliber 217 released in 1942. Not many Chronographs are this big and bold.
A FINE ORIGINAL ANGELUS CHRONOGRAPH IN 38 MM STAINLESS STEEL CASE. DATES 1950'S. SUPER COOL LOOK. NEW CRYSTAL. SCREW BACK CASE. ORIIGNIAL FINISH RETAINED ON WATCH. ORIGINAL BLACK GILT DIAL, HANDS, PUSHERS AND CROWN.
Angelus Chronodato 1940’s 14k Yellow Gold Cal. 217 Chronograph Triple Date Watch. Angelus Chronodato 1940’s 14k Solid Yellow Gold Cal. The Chronodato model was introduced by Swiss watchmaking power house Angelus in 1942.
%0a<br>Working vintage Angelus chronograph watch. Movement is a wind-up 2-register chronograph. Perhaps it's an Angelus cal. 215 movement. Original dial, original case, original hands. Dial has some nice patina. I believe the expandable band came originally with the watch, although it's unmarked. Glass it acrylic and looks original since it has press-marks (see first picture) that are visible only in certain angle. Case has some plating discoloration, considering its age.
Original dial.The dial is in very good condition.On one of the photos, the glass is removed for better viewing of the face. Watch is serviced by a watchmaker. Watch works exactly. Width of the watch without the crown is - 35,2 mm.
The watch is good running, with all the chronograph and calendar functions and adjusters working as it should, after a full overhaul and service that we just did. The 100%25 original champagne-color dial turned in a nice tropical tone, and is in very nice for this age condition.
ANGELUS CHRONODATO TRIPLE DATE CHRONOGRAPH. The Angelus Chronodato Triple Date Grade 217 Chronograph. The world’s first serially produced chronograph wristwatch with a date complication. Caliber 217 released in 1942.
ANGELUS DATALARM Alarm hand-wind AS 1568 RARE serviced. From 60's this rare Angelus Datalarm, full serviced in March 2019 by profissional watchmaker…. AS 1568 - serviced by profissional watchmaker in March 2019.
In-houseCal.215 signed "Angelus". Signed "Angelus" at 12 o'clock and "Swiss" at 6 o'clock. BIG SIZE 38 mm, A Highly Coveted Chronograph Issued to The Hungarian Air Force! Manual-winding 2-reg 45-minutes chronograph.