empressissi™ is pleased to offer this small and unique cocktail watch for ladies from the late 30s in distinctive Baguette Art Deco style.
The watch houses a small powerful BENRUS ETA 746 series baguette manual wind movement, running on 17 jewels. The movement is cased in a 18K hinged solid yellow gold case with French import hallmarks with beautiful engravings on the side. It has a good crystal and a beautiful black cabochon crown.
The dial is tiny. It is factory original in white tone and has raised dark numerals and an original set of tiny hands.
This gorgeous little BENRUS cocktail watch measures just 11mm side to side (excluding crown) and 28mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new old stock gold plated bracelet with a safety clasp/chain, will fit a wrist of up to 170mm comfortably and can be shortened.
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.