empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant American made HAMILTON dress watch for men from the early 50s in design known as the GILBERT in 14K solid yellow gold.
The watch houses a strong upgraded 982 'Medallion' manual wind movement with sub seconds, running on 19 jewels and is a quality high grade American made movement. It is cased in a 14K solid yellow gold case with mint crystal and an original signed crown.
The dial is factory original; Sterling silver with 'butler' finish and applied solid gold numerals in classic Hamilton style, with an original set of hands.
This Hamilton watch measures 21mm side to side (excluding crown) and 34mm from top lug to bottom lug and is modest in size even for vintage standards.
Attached to this watch is a brand new, top quality slim genuine lizard leather band in dark brown tone, 18mm 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.