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THE FINE PRINT

Maker: Favre – Leuba
Model: Sea Chief
Reference: N/A
Year: 1960s
Case No: 62193
Material: Stainless steel
Dimensions: 33mm diameter; 12mm thickness
Bracelet/Strap: Remade Stainless Steel
Lug Width: 18mm
Box/Papers: N/A

A BRIEF HISTORY OF FAVRE – LEUBA

In the 19th century, as maritime trade and exploration flourished, the need for accurate timekeeping on ships became paramount. Favre-Leuba emerged as a key player in this field, producing marine chronometers and deck watches renowned for their precision and reliability. These instruments were essential for determining a ship’s position at sea, aiding in navigation and ensuring safe passage across oceans.

Favre-Leuba’s marine chronometers gained widespread recognition for their accuracy and durability, earning the trust of navigators, sailors, and maritime institutions worldwide. The company’s commitment to quality and innovation solidified its reputation as a leading manufacturer of marine timekeeping instruments.

Throughout the early 20th century, Favre-Leuba continued to refine its marine chronometers, incorporating advancements in technology and design. These instruments played a crucial role in maritime endeavors, from commercial shipping to naval operations and scientific expeditions.

One of Favre-Leuba’s notable achievements during this period was its contribution to the exploration of the world’s oceans. The company’s marine chronometers accompanied numerous expeditions, including voyages to chart uncharted territories, conduct scientific research, and circumnavigate the globe.

Weight 0.5 g
Dimensions 35 × 35 × 5 cm
Country

Switzerland

Format

Watch

Language

English

Manufacturing Year

1960

Item Condition

VG+

Region

Switzerland

Model

Sea Chief – 62193

Manufacturer

Favre – Leuba

Mechanism

Automatic Manual

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