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No Figures / Marks  -  The perfect Present for a   r e t i r e d   Engineer ...

SWATCH - IRONY  » BODY & SOUL «     SWATCH, Biel / Switzerland   (2011)
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MECHANICAL AUTOMATIC   S C E L E T O N  -  WRIST WATCH    MODEL YAS100G

21 Jewels;  CaseDiam.= 38 mm;  Thick.= 12 mm;  Tot.Weight(w.Band)= 90 g

The stainless steel Model  »IRONY« / » BODY & SOUL «  has NO "FACE". It
is TRANSPARENT through FRONT & BACK ( see pictures ) to show it's inner
vivid  MECHANICAL BEAUTY - BALANCE-WHEEL & SPRING-TENSION on front, and
WINDING-WEIGHT  on back side - Enjoying the owner's engineering spirit.
The AUTOMATIC is SELF-WINDING  by the movement of the forearm and needs
no battery. The HOUR, MINUTE & (a dot on) the SECOND HAND are luminous.
Inside is an ETA 2841 MOVEMENT; adjustable ( if neccessary ) by SWATCH.

WARNING:  After 1 day usage, the stainless steel band shows wear-marks!

       

H I S T O R I C A L   R E M A R K S :
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The  » BODY & SOUL «  came  1997  on the market and was an instant HIT.
Limited as a "Special Edition",  THIS WATCH became a COLLECTOR's ITEM !
... and  - "Yahoo!" -  SWATCH  launched  this  "EYE CATCHER"  again ...

Nicolas G. Hayek  coined  the compound  "SWATCH"  as a play with words:
"Swiss-Watch" / "Second(=2nd)-Watch" = A piece of fashion accessory ...

A lot of informations about SWATCH & Swatch_Group_SA is to find in  ...

                                    http://en.WIKIPEDIA.org/wiki/Swatch
impressum:
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© C.HAMANN      http://public.beuth-hochschule.de/~hamann      09/01/11