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 April 2021 Tudor Black Bay Chrono "Reverse Panda" 79360N. 2021 is the year that Tudor celebrates the 50th anniversary of its first chronograph watches. The 41mm stainless steel case has satin-brushed and polished surfaces that transition with crisp edges. 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 black anodised aluminum insert with a tachymeter scale. A sapphire crystal sits above an matte black dial, with two white contrasting, 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. The characteristic Snowflake hands are complemented by a red-tipped 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 bund strap with a signed deployment clasp, and also comes with its Tudor presentation box and papers.