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Swiss-Made ELGIN Classic with Beveled Case

This watch was SOLD on May 28, 2012 (Destination: Shanghai, China).

elgin manual-wind day-date watch
Gender: male
Crystal: acrylic
Dial Width: 25 mm
Dial Height: 28 mm
Movement: 17 jewels manual-wind
Case: gold-plated steel
Case Width: 37 mm without crown
Case Height: 42 mm with lugs
Case Thickness: 10 mm
Serial Numbers on Back: 88401
Serial Numbers on Movement: 1913, 338
Bracelet: leather
Bracelet Length: 6.25 in (measures up to 8 in with case)

This is an authentic Swiss-made ELGIN Manual-Wind Watch with Date display.

  • black detail against satin gold dial
  • gold-filled beveled case, crown & clasp
  • stainless steel back
  • new black leather band
  • 17 jewels manual-wind movement

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

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. In case we missed a few points, you are welcome to ask questions.

elgin manual-wind day-date watch

EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *VERY GOOD condition (83-87%): The watch shows what might be considered normal wear by a careful owner who wore the watch regularly. Scratches are evident, but no nicks or dings. May have replacement parts. A sound, attractive presentation overall.

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
elgin manual-wind day-date watch

gold-filled beveled case

satin gold dial or face in PRISTINE condition as it has crisp markings & a flawless surface

elgin manual-wind day-date watch

striped gold-plated steel hour & minute hands; red-coated second hand

striped gold-plated steel bar hours

date display window at 6 o'clock

elgin manual-wind day-date watch

black ELGIN symbol & name logos at 12 0'clock

black "SWISS" at 6 0'clock

clearly-marked brown & gold grid/trim

elgin manual-wind day-date watch

replacement gold-filled crown

clear acrylic crystal

elgin manual-wind day-date watch

new black leather band

elgin manual-wind day-date watch

new gold-plated steel clasp

elgin manual-wind day-date watch

case back embossed with "STEEL BACK", "BASE METAL BEZEL"; We cannot guarantee the effectiveness of its waterproof closure because this watch is vintage.

elgin manual-wind day-date watch

reverse side of case back embossed with a "ELGIN S.A.", "SWITZERLAND" & serial numbers

elgin manual-wind day-date watch
elgin manual-wind day-date watch

Swiss-made ELGIN 17 jewels manual-wind movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

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