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FS: Vintage Zenith Defy 28800 2652 PC + Gay Freres ladder bracet

Offered for sale is my vintage Zenith Defy automatic wristwatch dated 1970s
This is a great example of the cool early ‘70s style, a fun piece to wear, fit the wrist quite well.
Brand: Zenith
Model: Defy 2652 PCMovement: 28,800bph Cal 2652 PC movement, very robust the second hand moves swiftly compared to earlier version without 28,800 on the dial, the 2552 PC with only 21,600bph
Size: 37mm Octagonal full stainless steel, I think it was never polished just wear and scratches from use, still retain original bevels, many examples from this model are polished to the max
Dial: beautiful patina with no imperfections on dial
Hands: beautiful patina, the second hand patina is orange as often seen on this model
Crown: original screwed down, signed
Serie : 255 E 238 - Serviced by a watchmaker in EU in 2015, has the paper from last owner.Strap: Gay Freres ladder bracelet stamped 1/71, aftermarket endlinks + a Hisch strap

I am a private enthusiast / collector, not a dealer. However, I have bought and sold watches here, and I am happy to answer questions by email, and to provide references upon request.

Price: 1200usd inc Paypal , shipping by EMS 50usd worldwide

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