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This sale is for a Zurex Gents Mechanical 1970s Watch

" Tropical Dials are discoloured faces found on certain vintage watches that are today highly valued by collectors. "

A fabulous looking watch from Swiss watchmakers which is typical of the period with originally an electric blue dial that now looks grey with bluish  patches resembling an oil on water look . Circa 1970s  and new , unworn mint condition . Brand new and old stock that has been in storage for over 40 years . Powered by a 17 Jewel wind up mechanical movement . 


  • Condition - New old stock , may have the odd fine storage mark , please check all of the pictures . In perfect working order and keeping time . 
  • Age / Circa - Made in the 1970 .
  • Movement - Mechanical wind up , 17 Jewels Cal EB 8491 . The picture of the movement is from a same model but different watch so not to open the backs to often  . 
  • Dial - Stunning " Tropical " dial resembling oil on water with the original blue colour ghosting in with the now grey tones . Furnished with nickel / white hour markers and nickel hands . Day date at 3 with quick set date .
  • Crystal - Acrylic crystal . 
  • Case - Large square case in polished chromium and stainless snap back cover .
  • Case Size - 41mm top to bottom 34mm side to side ( without crown ) and 11mm depth
  • Bracelet - Original strap . Fits a 7.5" wrist max .

Zurex Wind Up Watch Vintage 1970s Tropical Dial Swiss Mechanical Cal EB 8491 NOS

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