The design of the LeCoultre reference E2647, with its cushion case, is a visibly stunning wristwatch. The tonneau-shaped stainless steel case measures 38 x 42mm, with an absolutely stunning brushed finish. The dial is certainly the most visually stunning part of this watch, featuring a gray central dial with an outer white ring and white minute track and gorgeous cream colored patina with outer rotating calculator bezel. The thick steel cigarette style hands and striking red sweep second hand also seem to jump off the dial. The LeCoultre E2647 Chronograph powered by the famous and reliable manual winding Valjoux 72, triple register chronograph movement. This watch is also accompanied by its original and not often seen LeCoultre signed JB Champion bracelet.
Original LeCoultre/ JB Champion Bracelet
CASE & BRACELET
The case of this LeCoultre E2647 Chronograph is absolutely stunning and in original condition. The case is thick and sharp remaining unpolished and in original factory condition. The original LeCoultre/ JB Champion bracelet remains in great condition showing very slight stretch if any at all, only thing noticeable on the bracelet is slight surface scuffing on the clasp of the bracelet. There is an engraving in the caseback that can be removed if desired but we have chosen to leave teh engraving intact as it represents the history and heritage of the piece! The matte black coating calculator bezel has taken on a light anthracite matte like patina yet remains in wonderful condition showing very minimal patina.
DIAL & HANDS
The original grey and white dial is in striking and original condition showing no imperfections or blemishes. The cigarette style hands and red lume filled sweep seconds hands are in original condition and do not show any fading common with other examples of this reference. In addition, the tritium lume markers and the tritium filled hands remain fully intact and in perfect condition showing zero lume degradation.
None the watch just received a full service and comes backed by a 1- year warranty on accurate timekeeping.