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Object Name Wristwatch
Catalog Number 2000.16
Collection Watch
Other Name Chronograph
Date 2000
Description Brief description: Gold-plated round men's self-winding chronograph wristwatch.
Round silvered metal dial has no numerals but black baton hour markers at 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, 11, black hands with black center sweep seconds; outer dial circumference has a black Arabic numerals tachymeter scale from 500 to 60 miles per hour, day and date at 3 o'clock, and three subsidiary dials:
12 o'clock: 30-minute counter
9 o'clock: running seconds
6 o'clock: 12-hour counter
Dial marked NAWCC, 2000, df, SWISS MADE
Crown at 3 o'clock winds and sets hands, day, and date, pushers at 2 and 4 o'clock start/stop/return to zero both the 30-minute counter, the 12 hour counter, and center sweep seconds hand.
Original black leather strap marked "d.freemont" on buckle, and original presentation box.


Producer name: D. Freemont, Incorporated
Production date: 2000
Made in: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Dimensions: 42 millimeters (case)
Markings:
Dial: NAWCC, 2000, df
Movement (on rotor): d.freemont, 2000, NAWCC
Case (outside): Water Resistant, Swiss Made, 4.110.0.0.05
Case (side): 5/55

Curator's comments:
Designed by David McCready, president of D. Freemont, Inc., for the 2000 NAWCC National Convention at Philadelphia, this chronograph wristwatch has 25 jewels and is gold plated, self-winding, calendar, tachymeter. It is No. 5 of 55 made.

It has a see-through exhibition case back, and there are no apparent markings on the movement



Maker D. Freemont, Incorporated
Place of Origin Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Notes Chronograph (automatic) designed by David McCready for the 2000 NAWCC National Convention in Philadelphia limited to 55 pieces - this is Number 5.
Serial Number(s) SN#5