Breitling
1970s Ref. 817 Cp1 Chronograph, Italian Army Issued

Breitling
1970s Ref. 817 Cp1 Chronograph, Italian Army Issued
Rif: AF00170
  Price on Request  


Do you want to buy it?
More information



Breitling 817 chronograph, commissioned by the Italian Army in the middle 70's, were given to helicopter pilots.

Only 500 pieces were made, we can say this is one of the rarest collection of military chronograph produced.
The watch war realized for Helicopter pilots and the Paracadutisti R.A.O “Folgore” form a division within the Italian Special Forces; “Folgore” meaning “Lightning” and “La Folgore” “The Thunderbolt”, inspiring vivid imagery of paratroopers’ reeking destruction from above.

This Breitling 817, with serial number engraved EI 476 has a stainless steel screw back case with round pushers, it measures 39.5 mm. featuring a black aluminium, PVD coated bi-directional rotating bezel.

Powered by an hand-wound Valjoux calibre 236 movement Breitling signed, fitted with its original, expanding bracelet. Overall in mint condition.




TypeChrono, Militar,
Year1970
Reference817
CaliberVALJOUX 236
MovementManual
MaterialSteel
DialNero
BraceletSteel

Warning
All our watches come with what is shown in pictures unless stated in advertising.
Service history on the watch is not known unless stated in ad.
Watches are checked for timing and proper working condition.
Watches are preowned so may have very minor wear unless stated in ad.

Warranty
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. In dolor lorem, molestie ut, ultricies in, fermentum in, tortor. Integer ut libero. Maecenas pharetra. Sed cursus risus. Aliquam dignissim. Etiam id ipsum eget turpis dictum tincidunt. Phasellus ac quam.

How to Buy
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. In dolor lorem, molestie ut, ultricies in, fermentum in, tortor. Integer ut libero. Maecenas pharetra. Sed cursus risus. Aliquam dignissim. Etiam id ipsum eget turpis dictum tincidunt. Phasellus ac quam.

MadeOveRiver © 2020 vwcweb.com - All rights reserved | PRIVACY POLICY | COOKIE POLICY