empressissi™ is pleased to offer this original, elegant American made HAMILTON dress watch for men from the early 40s in design known as the RUSSELL in gold filled which is ready to wear or gift. This is quite a popular model among collectors with a state of the art movement.
The watch houses a strong and classic 987A, possibly the best manual wind wrist watch caliber Hamilton has ever made, these are very collectible. The movement is running with sub seconds on 17 jewels. It is cased in a 10K gold filled elegant design case with mint correct crystal and an original crown.
The dial appears to have been restored in the past with the correct print, it is made of Sterling silver and has solid gold applied numerals and an original set of hands.
This Hamilton watch measures 27mm side to side (excluding crown) and 40mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new, quality padded XL length genuine leather band in dark brown tone, 16mm wide, with anti-allergic buckle in 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.