empressissi™ is pleased to offer this all original and well preserved GRUEN dress watch for men from the early 40s, in gold filled case with an early Swiss manual wind movement and an original flex bracelet. This watch is model 430-456, dating it to 1941.
The watch houses a classic 430 Veri-Thin series caliber running on 17 jewels with sub seconds. It is cased in a GRUEN original 10K yellow gold filled case with mint correct crystal and good crown.
The dial is an all original and elegant dual tone with very little signs of age and has gold plated numerals in Breguet style with original set of hands.
This collectible GRUEN watch measures 23mm side to side (excluding crown) and 31mm from top lug to bottom lug and is modest in size even for a vintage watch.
Attached to this watch is its original, cleaned and well preserved 10K gold filled over stainless steel SPEIDEL bracelet
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.