50mm (5cm) across case without crown. 1917. A stunning gold filled full hunter. The case is an Illinois Watch Case Co 10 year guaranteed (from date of manufacture) each part is made from 2 plates of gold with a plate of composition between them, as good as you get without being solid gold, vastly superior to electroplating which only deposits a very thin layer of gold. Clean and bright throughout, all covers open and close well. Front cover pops open with a depression of the crown, as it should. Front and rear covers open to 90 degrees. Good condition case some light marks commensurate with age, no signs of wear. The dial is bright and clean with no hairline cracks, signed "Waltham U.S.A> and has the "Tempus" logo of Thomas Russell, Liverpool". Arabic numbers, blued steel hands. The movement is a Waltham model Tempus export (made for British retailer Thomas Russell of Liverpool) dating to 1917, running well and keeps good timel. Good acrylic crystal in good condition. Complete with a vintage looking rolled gold Albert chain. Great for wedding, graduation, retirement, Christmas, Fathers day or birthday present. A nice piece. Recently fully serviced.
£300.00 Regular Price