Important Collectors Watches, Pocket Watches & Clocks
LOT 500
Joe Dimaggio’s Wittnauer Electro-Chron. Made in 1962. Fine and extremely rare, center-seconds, waterresistant, stainless steel electronic wristwatch with the “Yankees” logo imprint on the dial. This timepiece was presented to Joe Dimaggio on “Old Timer’s Day” July 28, 1962. Accompanied by the original box.
C. Two-body, polished, screwed-down case back engraved: Joe Dimaggio, Old Timer’s Day, 7-28-62, back with screwed-down cap for battery replacement. D. Two-tone silver with faceted steel indexes, lightning sign at 12, minute/seconds track on a plain outer reserve, Yankees logo imprint in red and blue at 3. Lightning flash steel hands. M. Electronic with tuning fork. Dial, case and movement signed. Diam. 36 mm. Thickness 14 mm.
Estimate: 10,000 USD - 12,000 USD
Estimate: 7,800 EUR - 9,500 EUR
Estimate: 12,000 CHF - 14,000 CHF
Grading system

C 2 D 1-01 M 3* AA
See high definition image
Important Collectors Watches, Pocket Watches & Clocks
11-12-2008
Sold including buyer's premium:
13,800 USD