1960s Gallet MultiChron 45 Gold-Plated Chronograph "Valjoux Cal. 7730"

The name Gallet & Co. has been synonymous with horology for 550 years dating back to the year 1466 when founded by Humbertus Gallet. Gallet & Co. introduced some of the most useful wristwatch complications of today including the first wrist-worn chronograph, regatta timer, and GMT chronograph. Gallet today remains well respected among vintage collectors alike and appreciated for its fine attention to detail and wonderfully executed wristwatches.

Stock # GLTMC45-3
Brand Gallet
Style MultiChron 45
Model N/A
Serial N/A
Size Men's
Material Gold-Plated W/ Stainless Steel Back
Dial Silver
Millimeters 35
Bracelet 2pc Handmade Leather Strap


The gold-plated case is in excellent overall condition, displaying minimal signs of previous wear and only gentle signs of polishing, with long lugs that drastically increase the overall size of the watch on wrist. The case retains its original unsigned crown and gold-plated pump pushers. The stainless steel case back is clean with minimal signs of previous use. The watch comes on a 2pc handmade leather strap.


The original silver dial features blue and red text for the timing scales that add a sophisticated touch of color. The condition of the dial is exceptionally well-preserved, showing no damage and only nominal elements of age. The tritium lume plots have taken on a contrasting dark patina with nominal degradation present in the 4 and 5 o'clock plots when inspected under UV light. The original gold dauphine hands match the dial and exhibit no degradation.


None. The watch is keeping time, but the service history is unknown. A movement service can be provided upon request.