Leonidas (Heuer) Triple Date Moonphase S.Steel SOLD
Style: Calendar Triple Date Moonphase, Sport, Mid-Century Dress
Case: Solid stainless steel snap back case with fancy horn lugs and original crown. 4 buttons, 2 on each side of the case are use to quick set the day, date, month and moon phase features. Measures 35.5mm diameter excluding crown. 18mm strap.
Dial: Original factory printed two tone silvered dial with outer date ring and apertures for the day, month and moon phase sub-dials. Applied gold number. Signed Leonidas, Swiss.
Movement: Complicated triple date moon-phase manual wind movement signed Seventeen 17 Jewels, Swiss, unadjusted, Leonidas Watch Factory. Caliber ETA 1100 (made especially for Leonidas). Recently serviced and in excellent working condition.
This is a truly stunning, 1940's all original Leonidas triple date moon phase calendar wristwatch with fancy two tone brushed and polished solid stainless steel case, fancy horn lugs and slick rounded profile. It is keeping great time with all 4 calender functions working well after being recently serviced by our watchmaker. The crescent moon red tip hand points to the date at the outer rim of the dial. This watch was produced in the 1940's a few years before the Leonidas-Heuer conglomeration formed. A rare and highly sought after high quality complicated timepiece at a great price.