EBEL 1911 EL PRIMERO AUTOMATIC CHRONOGRAPH. 31-Jewel Ebel Caliber 134 automatic movement, based on Zenith Caliber 400.
If you are looking at this listing you are most likely aware that the Ebel Caliber 134 used in this watch is based on the legendary Zenith El Primero chronograph movement. You may not also be aware that this historic movement is housed in. An iconic case designed by Gerald Genta (designer of the Patek Philippe Nautilus, Audemars-Piguet Royal Oak and Omega Constellation Manhattan) and made famous by its appearance on Don Johnsons wrist in numerous Miami Vice episodes. To top it off, the watch for sale is in nearly pristine condition, showing very minor evidence of prior use, and includes original box, suede travel pouch and hang tag. Taking all that into account.
When the subject of bang for the buck comes up, there is one watch that always makes the list for me: the Ebel El Primero Chronograph. It looks unassuming, but inside it contains one of the best chronograph movements ever made and for a price point far below other watches containing the same one. The El Primero is without question a legendary movement. 36,000 bhp, 50-hour power reserve, chronograph, date, and only a touch over 29 mm.
It was a feat of engineering for its time and has remained one of the best of chronograph movements ever made. At just over 38.5 mm excluding the crown, this Ebel holds a powerful and historical movement in a comfortable, pleasing, and compact case. There is a reason that this watch was among the first in the collection of Max Busser former head of Harry Winston and. The 31 jewel El Primero Caliber 134, based on the Zenith Caliber 400, is housed in a 38.5 mm case created out of 316L satin-finished surgical grade stainless steel, and sculpted for maximum comfort on the wrist.The solid 18k yellow gold bezel is secured by five solid 18k yellow gold decorative screws. The distinctive Ebel screw-head crown is solid 18k gold with coining for grip, and is flanked by round stainless steel chrono pushers on either side.
The dial is a non-reflective matt black which is beautifully set off by gold Roman numerals, gold hour/minute hands, gold center chronograph second hand and gold-trimmed chrono registers and includes a quick-set date window. The dial is protected by a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal. The watch is fitted with the supremely comfortable Ebel 1911 bracelet, in stainless steel with solid 18k gold accents. Those unfamiliar with classic Ebel watches may be surprised how comfortable they are on the wrist.The watch with two extra links included will easily fit a 7.5 inch wrist. The watch includes its original Ebel box with protective cardboard slip case, a suede travel pouch and original hang tag. The item "MINT 1911 EBEL EL PRIMERO CHRONOGRAPH-18K GOLD/STAINLESS-RARE BLACK DIAL" is in sale since Saturday, October 31, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches".
The seller is "jneill8995" and is located in Reston, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States.