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Details about  FAVRE LEUBA - HARPOON - Automatic - GOLD PLATED - Used - RARE

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Used: An item that has been previously worn. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of ... Read moreabout the condition
Gender: Men's
Functions & Features: Date Brand: FAVRE LEUBA
Movement: Mechanical: Automatic Watchband Material: Gold Plated
Model: Harpoon Display Type: Analog
Age: circa 1970





Gold Plated Case.  Measures: approx. 41mm lug to lug and approx. 36mm side to side, including crown.


SIGNED dial.  Date display at 3 o'clock position on the dial (quickset, push crown, date advance feature).


ORIGINAL, Acrylic.


Gold Plated crown, SIGNED with the FAVRE LEUBA Symbol Logo.


ORIGINAL, Swiss,  FAVRE LEUBA Inhouse FL Movement, typical to this watch.  The watch has been silicone sealed by my watchmaker, so I have no photographs of the movement to share.


ORIGINAL, FAVRE LEUBA / NSA Gold Plated bracelet,
SIGNED at spring loaded clasp with the Favre Leuba Symbol Logo and with the NSA Logo to the rear of the clasp assembly.  Will fit a wrist approx. 7 1/2 inches.

This FAVRE LEUBA - HARPOON - Automatic - GOLD PLATED - Used - RARE, is an approx. 41 year old watch and one of my personal watches, these are SUPER RARE to find in any condition
.  This is a sold as seen item and will show signs of wear and use, I offer no returns.  This is sold as a working item, it appears to keep good time to my standards but has not been timed over any extended period of time.  This Favre Leuba is offered here at a low start to the highest bidder, with no guarantees offered whatsoever, it may need to be serviced or regulated to your exacting standards.

IMPORTANT - Please READ below BEFORE you bid as these notes apply to EVERY bidder/sale, if you bid/buy then I assume you have accepted the following:

Vintage watches & Sellers policy:

As with all pre-owned, used and vintage watches, I always recommend a service and regulation to ensure optimum performance to suit individual standards. I do not guarantee timing accuracy on any vintage, pre-owned or used watches. No guarantees or warranties of any description are offered or implied on pre-owned, used and vintage watches, accessories and parts. All items are sold as seen, I offer no returns, all sales are final, I am a private seller, not a department store. All watches are checked for authenticity, I am obliged to do so. Pre-owned, used and vintage watches, accessories and parts may have been repaired in the past and critical/non critical parts changed, or components modified over time, they may require repairs, regulation and servicing in the future. I sell pre-owned, used and vintage watches, accessories and parts, these may show signs or wear and use, dings, dents, scratches & much more, the list is endless and expected as with all things that are second hand. Any items described as new may show signs of poor storage and handling marks. All references to sizes and age is approximate. Buy with confidence.

IMPORTANT: Due to the high volume of non-paying bidders I am encountering, I ask all new bidders, bidders with less than 20 positive feedback and bidders with no previous buying experience of vintage watches, accessories and parts to kindly contact me prior to placing your bid. I reserve the right to cancel any bids or to end the listing early if I so choose. If you do not meet the sellers terms and policy and place your bid I reserve the right not to complete the transaction when the listing has closed. This applies to all bidders, including snipe bidders and all items offered either at Auction or in the Buy It Now format.

Kindly familiarise yourself with the item offered, review the photographs carefully and in full and then place your bid, all items are listed for approx. 7 to 10 days at Auction and approx. 30 days at Buy It Now and allows the bidder ample opportunity to communicate with the seller.  Any questions?  Please do not hesitate to contact me before the end of auction, kindly assume nothing and ask all questions if unsure, trivial or not, I am happy to help and I encourage communication, if you are unsure of completing this transaction or if you have any doubts with the description/photograph of the item contained in this auction listing, please refrain from bidding.  Photographs are parts of the listing description.


All auctions are in United Kingdom Pound Sterling.  I accept Pay Pal as the preferred mode of payment upto a maximum value of of UK £500 per single item or on combined purchases, this incorporates the Sellers Maximum Risk costing as outlined under the Pay Pal chargeback policy and does not circumvent any ebay or Pay Pal rules.  Alternative payment terms will apply otherwise.  Any other payment options to suit your requirements can be discussed by contacting me before the end of auction, I also accept Bank Transfers in UK£'s, Uncrossed Postal Orders in UK£'s and Cheques in UK£'s, item/s will be shipped on receipt of cleared funds.  Payment is requested no later than 3 days at the end of auction or I reserve the right to re-list the item and to open an unpaid item dispute within the specified time frame.

Packing & Shipping:

My postage costs include the cost of packing material and the cost of my travel to the Post Office.

I use Royal Mail as the preferred carrier and their terms of carriage apply to all shipments, please visit the Royal Mail website for their details/exclusions/terms.

United Kingdom; via Royal Mail Special Delivery or Royal Mail 1st Class Signed For Delivery depending on the listing style.  Delivery to a Pay Pal CONFIRMED or VERIFIED address, the winning Buyers eBay registered address/location must match their Pay Pal Confirmed/Verified location address; there is no exception to this rule. Delivery is offered with Insurance (Royal Mail insurance tiers will apply depending on the type of postal service provided), all items are securely packaged & tracking information is provided.

International; via Royal Mail International Signed for, to a Pay Pal CONFIRMED or VERIFIED International address, the winning Buyers eBay registered address/location must match their Pay Pal Confirmed/Verified location address; there is no exception to this rule. Delivery is offered with Insurance (upto £500 destination dependent, this may not apply to all countries, see the Royal Mail website for details/exclusions/terms).  All items are securely packaged & tracking information is provided.

Combined shipping is available on all items, please ask the seller.

Customs duties are the responsibility of the buyer, postal delays, items damaged in transit and missing or compromised packages are not the seller's responsibility, all items are sent recorded/registered and tracking details are provided. I will assist with any claims for damaged, missing or compromised packages but will not be held responsible if packages are delivered as such, this remains the responsibility of Royal Mail and their terms will apply in such instances.


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