1956 HAMILTON Automatic 'K-456' Gents Swiss Vintage Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this elegant and all original Swiss made HAMILTON watch for men from the mid 50s in reference known as the 'K-456 with an original bracelet, rarely found in such condition;
The watch houses a strong KF (Kurth Freres, usually marketed under the brand 'Certina') hi grade 661 full rotor automatic wind movement with sweep seconds complication, running on 17 jewels. It is cased in an elegant 10K gold filled case with stainless back in overall very good condition with original recessed crown and mint crystal.
The dial is factory original and in well preserved condition, very lightly aged to the center mostly and features applied solid gold markers and an original set of hands.
This Hamilton watch measures 34mm side to side (excluding crown) and 37mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is its original KREISLER USA flex bracelet - gold filled over stainless, same model as it appears in the catalog, in overall very good condition with very little signs.
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.