60s BALL Official Standard RR Approved Swiss Gents Watch
Ball Watch Co.
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this unique Swiss gents wrist watch from the 60s by the Ball Company with a unique manual wind caliber with hack complication.
The watch houses an AS 1604B which is basically a high grade Wehrmachtswerk lareg 13'' caliber used in many high precision timepieces for military usages, with the addition of an extra mechanical hack for maximal accuracy, running on 21 jewels. The movement is running well keeping excellent time with sweep seconds. It is cased in a stainless steel classic case with good crown and mint crystal.
The dial is factory original in near mint condition - simulated enamel paint with black print and an original set of black/red hands.
This classic BALL wrist watch measures 34,5mm side to side (excluding crown) and 40,5mm from top lug to bottom lug.
Attached to this watch is a brand new, 18mm wide, quality genuine leather band in matte black tone with unsigned anti-allergic buckle in stainless steel.
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.