1946 HAMILTON USA 'Midas' 14K Rose Gold Gents Dress Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant and uncommon American made HAMILTON dress watch for men from the mid 40s in design known as the MIDAS in solid rose gold. This model is sought after among collectors.
The watch houses a strong state of the art 982M manual wind movement with sub seconds complication, running on 19 jewels and is a quality American made movement of the 'Medallion' series of top grade class. It is cased in relatively small 14K solid rose gold case with hooded lugs design. It has an original crown and a mint mineral crystal.
The dial is made of Sterling silver and was professionally restored in the past in two tones; Silver and salmon with applied solid gold markers and an original set of hands.
This Hamilton watch measures 22,5mm side to side (excluding crown) and 33mm from top lug to bottom lug and is relatively modest in size even for a vintage watch.
Attached to this watch is a brand new, quality genuine leather band in dark navy blue tone, 16mm wide, with anti-allergic buckle in matching tone.
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