Tutima Glashuette - Urofa 59
for sale is this classic German aviator’s chronograph made by
Tutima-Glashutte at the height of WWII. The
UROFA cal. 59 is running strong
and the chronograph functions, including the flyback, are operating as
they should and resetting properly. Watch has got a complete movement
service in 2017 – have a look at the attached invoice.
CASE: Large 39mm German nickle plated case with just a
typical age–related brassing.
Stainless steel screw. Outer serial 205762 matches that on
the movement. Inner
caseback is marked
Glashutte for the place of manufacture in Germany.
DIAL & HANDS: original radium Arabic numerals and radial constant
seconds and 30-minute registers. The finely calibrated outer seconds
track is completely intact, as are the inner register tracks. Cathedral
hour & minute hands appear are in perfect condition, original Radium
CROWN & PUSHERS: Original oversized textured winding crown with a
lot of brassing. It winds and pulls out to set the time as it should.
The pushers are original service parts. They match the case and function
Acrylic crystal is chip & crack free.
silver knurled rotating bezel shows brassing as well - good condition.
MOVEMENT: This great Fliegerchrono features the famous UROFA cal.
59 Flyback chronograph movement, which was classified by the Luftwaffe
as a military secret during WWII due to its technical excellence. This
Tutima-Glashutte keeps great time and all chronograph functions record
and reset properly, including the flyback function of course. As stated
above, the SN on the bridge matches that on the external
caseback and it has got a movement service in 2017.
BRACELET/BAND: Fixed lug bars – hand-made vintage leather NATO strap.
This is a good opportunity for the serious MilWatch collector to
land one of the iconic WWII
watches in good condition and serviced status.
you will find my offer!