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Elgin Military Trench

This watch was SOLD on May 10, 2008 (Destination: Wageningen, Netherlands).

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch
Gender: male
Crystal: concave glass
Dial/Face Width: 28 mm
Dial/Face Height: 28 mm
Movement: 17 jewels manual-wind
Case: gold-filled
Case Width: 34 mm without crown
Case Height: 40 mm with lugs
Case Thickness: 8 mm
Serial Number on Movement:8611697
Serial Number on Movement: 21536092, 1697
Bracelet: leather
Bracelet Length: fits up to 7.25 in

This is an authentic Swiss-made ELGIN Military Big Crown Manual-Wind Trench Watch with Sub Second function. This watch has a ton of fantastic & unique features - I will try to summarize them into this list:

  • black detail against white enamel face
  • full Arabic numeral hour & sub second markers
  • spade & leaf hands
  • black-coated hand on depressed sub second dial
  • diagonal positioned big crown
  • thick concave glass crystal mounted on detachable, screw-on bezel
  • gold-filled case, bezel, crown, back & clasp
  • brown leather band
  • 17 jewels manual-wind movement
elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

We may never have another watch of this kind, in this pristine condition, with all original parts, in our inventory again - IT IS THAT RARE! Buy this watch now before another collector beats you to it!

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

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

has a gold-filled steel case.

has a black clearly-marked main grid.

has a black clearly-marked sub second grid.

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

has spade & leaf steel hands.

has a black-coated sub second hand.

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

has black full Arabic numeral hour markers, red prominent 12 o'clock.

has black Arabic numeral sub second markers.

has a white enamel dial or face.

has a depressed sub second dial or face.

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

has a BIG diagonal postioned gold-filled crown.

has a thick concave glass crystal mounted on detachable screw-on gold-filled bezel

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

has a brown leather band.

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

clasp is gold-filled.

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

case back is gold-filled.

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

reverse side of case back is embossed with "B & B ROYAL" & serial numbers.

elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch
elgin sub-second manual-wind military trench watch

has a Swiss-made ELGIN 17 jewels manual-wind movement.

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