Skipper Ref 7754 (Carrera Case)

Description

The Skipper Reference 7754 uses a Carrera case; has a blue dial; green, blue and orange segments on the minute recorder; polished steel hands; this is the only Skipper that does not have a rotating bezel. Known as the "Skipperrera".

Date Introduced

1968e

Movement

Valjoux 7730 Modified

Case Measurements

Across Dial35.5mm

Serial 107604

Serial 106649

Sold by Bonhams, Hong Kong, June 12, 2019, Lot 817; final price was $80,695.  Catalog listing is HERE.

Sample 6

Sample 7

Group Photographs

Shown in 1970-71 Chronograph Identification Manual

Watch Details

The Skipper Reference 7754 uses a Carrera case; has a blue dial; green, blue and orange segments on the minute recorder; polished steel hands; this is the only Skipper that does not have a rotating bezel. Known as the "Skipperrera".

Notes

Called the “Skipperrera”, as it is the only Skipper in a Carrera case.


Model

Skipper

Case Reference

7754

Dial / Register Colors

Blue / Green, blue and orange

Dial Finish

Metallic paint

Hands

Polished steel, with luminous inserts

Indication

yacht racing

Date / Calendar / Moon

No

Case Material

Stainless Steel

Case Back

SS / Screwback Slotted

Case Source

Carrera Ref 7753

Crystal

Plastic

Power

Manual

Movement

Valjoux 7730 Modified

# of Registers

2

Chronograph Capacity

15 Minutes

Date Introduced

1968e

Catalog Dates

not shown

Price New

not shown

Serial Number Location

between lugs

Serial Number Ranges

105xxx; 106xxx; 107xxx