Gents self-winding wrist watch, stainless steel case, Buren 'Grand Prix Super Slender', Switzerland, no 774501, 1964.
Buren developed the mini-rotor for self-winding watches in 1954, allowing them to be made much slimmer.
White dial has raised pointers for numerals and a minute ring of silver dots. Centre sweep seconds hand and two silver hands. Self-winding spring.
Dial and back marked 'Buren Grand Prix, Super Slender Automatic'. Dial is marked 'Swiss Made'. Back is marked '774501'.
Type of item
0.9 cm (Width)
Exhibition Collection Management
200 mm (Length), 35 mm (Width), 30 mm (Height)
length is extended wrist band
196 mm (Length), 36 mm (Width), 35 mm (Height)
Measurement From Conservation. Measuring Method: Maximum dimensions, height includes curve of wrist band