Steve McQueen’s Heuer watch sells for $800,000 at auction

Steve McQueen's  Heuer watch sells for $800,000 at auction imagesarticle-2182161-02503C72000004B0-439_306x423

The movie star sported the timepiece in the 1971 action movie set in Monaco about the 24 hours of Le Mans car race.
The Tag Heuer Monaco has a black alligator skin strap and a stylish retro 60s style blue face. It was the first ever automatic and square cased chronograph watch.
The star wearing the wristwatch helped the brand to become a favourite of motor racing drivers and fans around the world.

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