Lip - Calipso 200 - "NO RESERVE PRICE" - 42601 - Men - 1960-1969

Description
Lip - Calipso 200 - "NO RESERVE PRICE" - 42601 - Men - 1960-1969
Mechanical hand winding - Plastic - Travel box

LIP Calipso 200 Black (Ref. 42601) - Circa 1968
Manual winding - Derlin (plastic)

Very rare LIP «Calypso».
A diver watch created after Fred Lip met the Commandant Cousteau

Mechanical caliber, automatic winding R 558
Base Durowé 451-2
17 Jewels - 21.600 A/h - Power reserve: 40H00

Black dial
Large arabic numbers
Large white luminescent hands
Central luminescent seconds hand
Date at 03:00 (Quick-set method)

Black bi-directional rotating bezel (used)

Diameter: 38 mm. (40 mm. with crown)
Thickness: 12 mm.

Derlin back (Derlin is a plastic create by Dupont-De-Nemours)

Sport black leather strap; steel buckle
Standard size (+/- 23 cm watch incl.)

Bibliography:
LIP « Des heures à conter » by Marie-Pia Auschitzky Coustans
Edition Libris
Reproduced page 139

The watch is in really good condition (bezel excepted)

History of maintenance is unknown but the watch is in very good working order.

An authentic collector (!)

No need to precise that the watch will be packed with care and shipped with Track & Trace

Lot details
Brand
Lip
Model
Calipso 200 - "NO RESERVE PRICE"
Reference Number
42601
Gender
Men
Period
1960-1969
Movement
Mechanical hand winding
Case material
Plastic
Extras
Travel box
Type
Analogue wristwatch
Shipped Insured
Yes
Condition
In working condition with visible traces of use
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