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2 fresh pictures of the Jaeger Lecoultre Service Hydrographique et Océanographique de la Marine ( SHOM ).

 
 By: amanico : April 15th, 2019-01:46
One of the treasures from my collection, this SHOM from the 40's. 

A kind of sea snake, as this watch is extremely rare. If you do a search, you will see maybe one or two for sale in these last 8 years. 

This one is the Nr 12, with the correct dial " Fabriqué en Suisse ". 

It lived a hard life, obviously, but it is full of charm, soul and History. 





Best,

Nicolas

Is the mechanism self winding Nico?

 
 By: geross : April 15th, 2019-03:56
Best wishes my friend. 😃

Cheers 🍻 

Manual...

 
 By: amanico : April 15th, 2019-10:21




Holly, what a beautiful vintage pilot! :o

 
 By: Pour le Mérite : April 15th, 2019-09:37
How much do they charge for this usually?

No pilot watch , by the way. Let's say at the retail of a GMT MASTER... [nt]

 
 By: amanico : April 15th, 2019-10:20
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Ups, the dial gave me a brainfart. :D

 
 By: Pour le Mérite : April 15th, 2019-11:01
Would you sell it?

Naaah. Not for the moment, at least. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : April 15th, 2019-14:49
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How does that smell?

 
 By: ChristianDK : April 20th, 2019-19:43

? [nt]

 
 By: amanico : April 20th, 2019-23:24
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It doesn't smell, it hurts!

 
 By: Pour le Mérite : April 21st, 2019-02:47
Just like if you would run against a wall with your head right in front.

Ah, ok, That sounds really unpleasant ...

 
 By: ChristianDK : April 21st, 2019-03:16
I am relieved about the lack of odors though.
I learn something new every day from this forum.

:))) [nt]

 
 By: amanico : April 21st, 2019-04:11
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Wow, that means a lot! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : April 21st, 2019-04:12
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Ah gawd, I love this watch [nt]

 
 By: ChristianDK : April 20th, 2019-19:45
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Yes, mon ami. One I will have to show you next time. Among others! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : April 20th, 2019-23:25
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