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ERNEST BOREL Romance Series II GS1856 with See-Through Back & Caliber 2824

This watch is part of Big Ben Watches' private collection.

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch
Gender: male
Accessories: none
Crystal: sapphire glass
Dial Width: 29 mm
Dial Height: 29 mm
Movement: 25 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 38 mm without crown
Case Height: 45 mm with lugs
Serial Number on Back: GS1856
Serial Number on Movement: CALIBER 2824-2
Bracelet: leather
Bracelet Width: 19 mm
Bracelet Length: 7 in (measures up to 8.75 in with case)

This is an authentic Swiss-made ERNEST BOREL Romance Series II GS1856 Automatic Date Watch

  • 98% Original / Complete ERNEST BOREL parts - new band & clasp
  • white detail against textured black dial
  • stainless steel bezel, case, crown & clasp
  • stainless steel/glass see-through case back
  • new black leather band
  • 25 jewels ETA CALIBER 2824 automatic movement
I described this watch as having 99% Original parts though the band is new because leather bands are disposable & need to be replaced after some time of use. They are not considered a permanent part of the watch.

The photos presented below are of the actual item for sale. Kindly study them carefully because what you see is what you will get. We try our best to describe watches as accurately as we can that's why we present them visually & literally. In case we missed a few points, you are welcome to ask questions.

This watch keeps good time & is in good working condition! Add this to your collection of vintage quality timepieces!

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

This beautiful ERNEST BOREL Romance Series II Watch features an elaborate case with decorative lugs, cut steel Roman numeral hours & a see-through glass case back. We are offering this elegant timepiece for sale at a fraction of its retail price - a chance to own a watch of this beauty, at this price is a rare opportunity!

This timepiece is a current model in production, which retails at about $1200 brand new.

Here is the link to the official ERNEST BOREL website for your reference, featuring the Romance Series II Collection : http://www.ernestborel.ch/en/wristwatch/automatic/romance_series_2/#GS1856_5532BK

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Evidence of use is visible to the unaided eye. Scratches are light, but more numerous than "near mint".

INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *NEAR MINT condition (93-97%): working perfectly, keeping good time & needs nothing.

*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

stainless steel elaborate case with decorative lugs

stainless steel bezel

matte textured black dial in PRISTINE condition as it has crisp markings & a flawless surface

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

steel hands

cut steel Roman numeral hour markers

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

steel ERNEST BOREL symbol logo & name logo at 12 o'clock

white "AUTOMATIC" & "SWISS MADE" at 6 o'clock

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

original ERNEST BOREL stainless steel crown

original ERNEST BOREL sapphire crystal

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

new/replacement black leather band

Bracelet Length: 7 in (measures up to 8.75 in with case)

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

new/replacement stainless steel clasp

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

glass case back secured with stainless steel ring; "ALL STAINLESS STEEL", "ERNEST BOREL", "SAPPHIRE", "5 ATM", "YA001 N" & "GS1856" embossed

ernest borel romance gs1856 automatic date watch

Swiss-made ERNEST BOREL 25 jewels ETA CALIBER 2824 automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

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