empressissi™ is pleased to offer this fantastic American made LORD ELGIN dress watch for men from the early 50s in a robust and most elegant case.
The watch houses a strong hi grade 688 manual wind movement with sub seconds, running on 21 jewels - a quality high grade American made movement. It is cased in a signed 14K gold filled case in yellow tone with screw back and gorgeous circular design bezel with mint low dome crystal and good crown.
The dial was professionally restored here in our atelier - pearl white tone with applied solid gold markers/wide font numerals. It has an original set of classic Dauphine hands.
This Lord Elgin watch measures 32mm side to side (excluding crown) and 39mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new, quality slim genuine leather band in dark brown tone, 18mm wide, with anti-allergic buckle in matching tone.
Vintage watches are often smaller than today's standards; To avoid the inconvenience of returns merely due to wrong size expectations, Please take a moment to study the measurements of this watch. Keep in mind that in most cases, vintage watches are smaller than today's standards and are unlikely to fit a large wrist.