LIP | PAUL NEWMAN NOS 1968s
A rare, mega-cool and exciting Paul Newman vintage chronograph in NOS Switzerland, 1960s
# LIP CHRONOGRAPH 830
# ORIGINAL CONDITION AND VERY RARE
# SILVER DIAL IN NOS CONDITION PLUS BRIGHT BLUE APPLICATIONS
# EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH SUNBURST TRITIUM DIAL AND WIDE CROWN
# ORIGINAL ORANGE TIP HANDS PLUS STAINLESS STEEL BACK LID
# KAL. VALJOUX 7733
# SERIAL NUMBER 892496
# HAND WINDING
#37MM (39MM WITH CROWN)
# HAND PULL
Technically, the Lip, including the chronograph function, works perfectly and has recently been overhauled: (278°; +13s/d).
The watch shows hardly any signs of wear. There are no deep scratches, dents or similar, the glass is scratch-free.
The Lip watch brand has an interesting history and is particularly known for its role in the French watchmaking tradition and for some notable developments in the watch industry. Here are some of Lip's unique features and history:
Special features of Lip are:
#1 Pioneer in the watch industry
Lip was a pioneer in the French watch industry and introduced some innovative watch models. The brand was particularly known for its avant-garde designs in the 1950s and 1960s.
#2 Electronic watches
Lip was one of the first brands to produce electronic watches. In 1952, Lip introduced the "Electronic", one of the first electronic watches ever. This was a groundbreaking step in watch technology.
#3 Avant-garde design
Lip watches were known for their modern and avant-garde design. The brand often collaborated with renowned designers to create watches with bold shapes and innovative cases.
#4 Famous Models
One of Lip's most famous models is the "Mach 2000," which was introduced in the 1970s. This series of watches was known for its futuristic design and creative elements.
#5 Lip company history
The Lip brand was founded in 1867 by Emmanuel Lipmann in Besançon, France. Lip originally specialized in making watch parts before switching to making complete watches.
In the 1950s, Lip set innovative standards with the introduction of the first electronic watch and established itself as a leading watch manufacturer in France. In the decades that followed, the brand continued to work on avant-garde designs and technological advances.
Despite financial challenges and several ownership changes, the Lip brand has maintained its position in the French watch industry. She remains known for her creative designs and contribution to watch technology.
Lip has overcome various challenges over the years and continues to be an interesting brand for watch enthusiasts and collectors, particularly due to its heritage in the French watchmaking tradition and its innovative contributions to the watch industry.
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We guarantee the authenticity of the watches we sell. If you have any doubts about the authenticity of the watch after purchasing it, please contact us via our contact form within 14 days of receipt of the goods. We will examine the case and together we will find the best solution for you.
4. 1 YEARGUARANTEE ON FUNCTIONALITY
Our watchmakers check every watch for functionality and guarantee this for 12 months from the date of purchase. If the movement should fail or cause problems during this time, we will take care of the repair at our expense.
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