empressissi™ is pleased to offer this gorgeous cocktail watch for ladies by the fine American maker ELGIN from the late 40s featuring a top class movement in a timeless design case.
The watch houses a state of the art grade 533 manual wind caliber which is American made, running on 17 jewels and adjusted to four positions. It is cased in a 10K yellow gold filled original Elgin case with mint crystal and original crown.
The dial is factory original and is a gorgeous gold inlaid numerals type, in excellent condition, with original set of hands.
This beautiful ELGIN cocktail watch measures 14mm side to side (excluding crown) and 30mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new old stock MARK VII USA gold filled over stainless steel 'scissors flex' bracelet. It will fit most 130-165mm wrists 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.