1953 LORD ELGIN USA 'Ascot' Model 4626 Gents Dress Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this exquisite American made ELGIN dress watch for men from the early 50s in gold filled case with 'bowtie' design. The dial is very unique and features a dual tone 'S' pattern with applied solid gold numerals and stars.
The watch houses a strong hi grade 670 manual wind movement with sub seconds, running on 21 jewels. It is cased in a signed 14K yellow gold filled case in unique bowtie design, this is model 4626. The watch has a good crown and near mint crystal.
The dial is factory original - near mint gorgeous dual tone in 'S' pattern with applied solid gold numerals and stars and has an original set of hands.
This Lord Elgin watch measures 23mm side to side (excluding crown) and 35,5mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new, padded genuine leather band in black tone, 16mm wide, with anti-allergic buckle in matching tone.
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