1970’s Heuer Autavia 15630 T MH Bezel

£5,200.00

Over the years there have been many different versions of the Autavia. This version was released in 1972 for a staggering $255.00. Thick case and of course the Cal 15 Automatic chronograph movement, a later updated version of the original cal 11/12. This Heuer Autavia has a silver dial, original MH bezel, original signed crown and signature cut out pushers. Overall the watch is in very clean condition and a rare execution with the MH bezel.

Heuer famously ran an interesting add campaign with the Autavia In 1972. The Brown and Williamson Tobacco Company offered a unique promotion allowing customers to acquire a Heuer Autavia chronograph for the price of $88. To qualify for this special offer, customers needed to provide proof of purchase for a carton of Viceroy cigarettes, which typically contained ten packs. Notably, during this promotion, the Autavia chronographs were available at a significant discount compared to their regular retail price of $200 through authorized dealers.

Interesting Fact “The Autavia is an amalgamation of Aut-motive and Avia-tion”

Dial Colour: Silver

Collection: Autavia MH Bezel

Style: Male

Case Material: Steel

Case Diameter (mm): 42mm

Clasp: Buckle

Strap: Grey Leather

Glass: Plexi

Movement: Automatic Calibre 15

Water Resistance: N/A

Features: Date at 6 O’clock, Chronograph

Stock Code: TAG183

The watch comes with a two year guarantee.

 

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