Up for auction is a set of seven (7) vintage British rally racing timers and watches including four (4) rare Smiths rally timers and watches (2 each), two (2) Herwins rally timers, and one (1) Ingersoll watch. All made in Great Britain. This lot also includes a Stevens Model 25 Rally Indicator with a leather-look pouch and a separate Blackwell calculator to measure rally speed and time. Both are original vintage units used in the 1950’s and 1960’s in British racing.
I. Oversized set of four (4) separate Smiths rally timers/watches. Three (3) in large black plastic cases. Timers have 60-second dials with 30-minute center dials. One timer is a rare Nascar racing timer with time and mileage indicators printed on the timer dial, black case, white dial. The other timer is a classic Smiths rally timer in a blue plastic case. All are made in Great Britain in the 1960’s and 1970’s. Measures: 7” x 3 ½” x ¾” each.
II. Set of two (2) vintage British time pieces. One (1) is an Ingersoll dash watch with black dial and illuminated hands along with a separate Herwins dual-pusher rally timer. One (1) is a Herwins 60-second dial with 60-minute white center dial. Measures: 5” x 2 ¾” x ½”.
III. One (1) Herwins vintage rally timer, 30-seconds with a 15-minute center dial that is mounted to an aluminum backing plate that can then be dash mounted. Alternating black & red numerals with white dial. Measures: 3 ½” x 3”.
This classic British rally timers are a must-have for any rally racing timer collection. Rare in the United States but the perfect complement to any classic British rally/race car. Items are mounted with classic Terry-style holding clips for the overall best classic look or to aluminum for direct mounting to the dash.
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