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    Sean Connery wearing what??

    Hello, everyone! Can you guys spot what Sean Connery wears on this picture? Thanks!
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    I think that's a modified Breitling Top Time that was recently unearthed at a garage sale. Made waves here. Super cool story.



    (Closer pic from same film)

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    I don't know my vintage watches, but that looks like a modern day Rado.
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    Re: Sean Connery wearing what??

    Quote Originally Posted by Drop of a Hat View Post
    I think that's a modified Breitling Top Time...
    Exactly right

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    They added onto the standard watch a piece of aluminium to make it bigger. Story and pics here
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    So why did they put that shell on? Geiger counter?
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    Re: Sean Connery wearing what??

    Quote Originally Posted by sleepyhead123 View Post
    So why did they put that shell on? Geiger counter?
    Only Q knows.
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    Re: Sean Connery wearing what??

    This is what I've always suspected to be true... Sean Connery started the "Big Watch" craze!
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    There could never be another '007' like Sir Connery.
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    Re: Sean Connery wearing what??

    Quote Originally Posted by Will3020 View Post
    There could never be another '007' like Sir Connery.
    Agree!

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