2.0144 Camy ‘Sputnik’, Swiss 1960’s

£160.00

1960’s CAMY commemoration watch for the launching of the Sputnik satellite. 27mm square shaped gold plated case, with simple silver tone dial. The warm red tone of the strap sets of the gleam of the watch dial and case very nicely. The watch has undergone full servicing with disassembly at our Bristol workshop, and comes with a 12-month warranty and the pictured 18mm genuine red leather strap.

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Key Features

This simple, yet elegant 1960’s CAMY watch is a commemorative collectible model line released for the first Sputnik satellite in space. The gold plated case is an unusual, perfectly square shape, with well defined, clean cut edges. The dial is a nice, silver tone with a pleasant sheen. 

About Camy

CAMY – an old Swiss brand, was founded in Genève in 1917, and registered on 23rd February 1923 in Geneva and Grenchen by Stroun Freres SA as a horological atelier. By the 1970’s, they sold mass-market and upscale watches under the Camy, Cronel, Enzo, and Mirexal brands.

Servicing and Guarantee

This timepiece has been serviced with full disassembly in our Bristol workshop. There is a 12-month guarantee, subject to the usage and care guidelines. The watch comes with a high-quality warm red strap with white thread detail.

Overview

Case and Strap

  • Original, square shaped case.
  • Gold plated.
  • Acrylic crystal.
  • Stainless steel.

Dimensions:

  • Width w/o crown 27.5 mm.
  • Width w/crown 29 mm.
  • Height 32.5 mm.
  • Thickness 7.5 mm.
  • Strap width 18 mm.

Dial and Hands

  • Original silver tone dial.
  • Applied, gold tone indices, thicker indices at 3, 6, 9, 12.
  • “Camy” signature below 12.
  • “Sputnik” cursive signature above 6.
  • ‘Stick’ style gold tone hands.

Movement

  • Swiss-made movement.
  • FHF 69 caliber.
  • 17 jewels.
  • Manual.
  • Shockproof.
  • Power reserve 35+ hours.
  • Satin brushed plates and bridges.
  • Mirror polished wheels and screws.

Testing Results

  • Testing duration: 2 weeks cyclic test.
  • Average timekeeping range: 20-45 sec/day.

Servicing and Guarantee

  • Fully serviced with disassembly in our Bristol shop.
  • Mechanics in full working order.
  • Red genuine leather 18mm strap.
  • 12-month warranty.
  • Guarantee Terms and Conditions. 

Links and Resources:

FHF 69 Movement Specs.

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Case material

Gold plated

Dial tone

Beige/White/Silver

Origin

Swiss

Size grade

31 mm or less

Year approx

1960