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BR 02 Steel Case 1 000 M BR-02-Acier

BR 02 Steel Case 1 000 M BR-02-Acier

in the BR 02 44mm Collection
by Bell & Ross

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Specifications

Vendor SKU

BR-02-Acier

Dial

Black matte with large, highly luminescent markers. Date window at 4:30.

Bracelet

Comes with a wide customized black rubber strap and a wide velcro, nylon strap. Both straps come with their own steel buckles.

Case

44mm diameter. Satin-polished stainless steel 316L. Screw-in crowns. Decompression valve for deep sea diving. Anti-reflection sapphire crystal.

Movement

Automatic ETA 2892 Swiss movement. Functions: hours, minutes, seconds and date.

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