empressissi™ is pleased to offer this unique and gorgeous GRUEN wrist watch from their exclusive Autowind series with sub seconds and an elegant case.
The watch houses an early small full rotor automatic 480 caliber, running on 17 jewels with a more rare sub seconds hand. It is cased in a GRUEN original relatively small, classic 'surprise' lugs case with bubble back in 10K gold filled in overall very good condition. It has a good crown and a mint crystal.
The dial is a gorgeous pearl tone with textured ring and has applied genuine diamonds set in cabochons and applied solid gold triangular markers. It has the original set of hands.
This collectible GRUEN watch measures 28mm side to side (excluding crown) and 36mm from top lug to bottom lug and is modest in size even for a vintage watch.
Attached to this watch is standard length, brand new 16mm wide genuine leather band in black tone with an anti-allergic buckle in a matching tone.
Vintage watches are smaller than today's standards; To avoid the inconvenience of returns merely due to wrong size expectations, Please study the listed sizes and keep in mind that in most cases, vintage watches will be smaller than today's standards and are unlikely to fit a large wrist. For your convenience, and to better understand the proportions of vintage watches sizes, download and print a copy of our unique watch size reference PDF page.