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42 mm lug to lug
39 mm dial
black and gray applied two-tone indexes
black and gray baton hands
central second hand.
Date by counter at 3 o'clock.
Y ring logo.
Bottom of screwed steel box bearing the serial number 821144.
Movement France Draft FE4611, the same one that animates the famous automatic Superman.
he French-made 844 were powered by FE 4611A where “G. Monnin” is signed on the rotor. These date complication automatic movements were also made by a French company, France Ebauches, which was the largest French manufacturer for ebauche movements at the time. On the other hand, the Swiss-Made 844 were powered by ETA 2872 with the exception of the 844-4 which featured a day-date complication movement.
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