empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant, early and fine quality American made WALTHAM dress watch for men from the mid 20s. This watch is ready to wear!
The watch houses a classic American made 'Ruby' hi grade decorated 6/0s model 1898 caliber in manual wind with sub seconds, running on 17 jewels. It is cased in a 10K gold filled larger than usual case in yellow tone, excellent condition with a mint mineral crystal and original crown.
The dial is factory original in excellent, very lightly aged condition and distinctive Art Deco design, It featues gilt low embossed Art Deco numerals and an original set of hads.
This rare Waltham watch measures 26mm side to side (excluding crown) and 37mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is its original, ultrasonically cleaned and in excellent shape KESTENMADE bracelet with foldable, adjustable clasp, will fit a wrist of 165-175mm comfortably.
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.