Aquastar*** Deepstar *** 1960's
AQUASTAR, Portuguese Import Stamps, Deepstar 'Big Eye' Valjoux 23, 1960's
Serial: 516049
Circa: 1960's
Reference: N/A

CASE: 38mm, Stainless Steel with rotating 60min bezel, screw back, acrylic crystal

MOVEMENT: Aquastar signed Calibre Valjoux 23, column wheel chronograph movement, 17 jewels

DIAL: Grey metallic with large silver counter at 3 oçlock with luminous tritium markers, luminous "baton" hands


CONDITION REPORT: Excellent condition dial & hands (no pitting or oxidation). The case is unpolished and has the portugese import hallmark on the upper right lug. There is potentially a little dent on the bottom pusher. We included a high res picture of the pusher to see. The crown is signed and original. The minutes hand is flat tip (second series) which we have observed on other Deepstar starting with 516xxx serial.

NOTES: The Aquastar Deepstar is sought after by diving watch collectors who maintain it was was of the favorites of Jacques Cousteau and the Calypso crew.