The Tudor trademark was first registered in 1926 by Swiss watchmaking company “Veuve de Philippe Hüther” on behalf of Hans Wilsdorf, the founder of Rolex watches. Wilsdorf took it over himself in 1936 and went on to found the company Montres Tudor SA in 1946.
Here we have a striking 2019 Tudor Black Bay Chrono 79350. As part of Tudor’s Heritage collection, this vintage-inspired watch was first introduced at Baselworld in 2017. It clearly has the DNA of the Black bay with its masculine characteristics. The 41.5mm stainless steel case has satin-brushed and polished surfaces that transition with crisp edges. A lug to lug length of 50.5mm and a thickness of 14.5mm gives the watch an impressive wrist presence. On the right side, screw-down pushers at 2 and 4 o’clock, with the screw-down crown in between. The fixed steel bezel has a tachymeter scale. A sapphire crystal sits above a matte black dial, with recessed sub-dials at 3 is a 45 minute counter and 9 o’clock small seconds counter and a framed date at 6 o’clock. Applied disc indexes coated in SUPER-LUMINOVA mark the hours. The characteristic Snowflake hands are complemented by an arrow point chronograph hand. On the reverse, a screw-down case back. Inside an Automatic Tudor Cal. MT5813, Tudor’s in-house chronograph movement derived from the Breitling B01 chronograph, 41 jewels, 28,800 beats per hour. With A vertical clutch and column wheel. COSC Certified. The watch comes fitted on Tudor 22mm Tudor leather strap with a signed deployment clasp, and also comes with its Tudor presentation box and papers.
Points of Mention
This watch is sold with its original Tudor box and paperwork. The watch comes paired on its original Tudor strap. The watch is from June 2019 and is sold in worn condition, overall very fair as you can see, a full case and clasp polish can be provided at an additional cost. The watch comes with our 12-Months Warranty.