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Men's 1931 Illinois Rectangular Dress Watch

$1750

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The perfect expression of men's Deco era wrist art, this rectangular Illinois dress watch, with its two-tone silver on pearlescent dial, scalloped case and matching period bracelet band is truly mesmeric! Circa 1931

Men's 1931 Elgin - Extremely Rare Model

$2250

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Stunning and extremely rare, this men's oversized Elgin wristwatch with stunning black enameled inset bezel is just the timepiece to transport you back to Jazz Age of Gatsby, complete with what we believe to be its original bracelet band. Offered in a period Elgin factory presentation case, circa 1931.

Men's 1932 Hamilton Mount Vernon Dress Watch

$2995

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One of the most handsome and desirable American timepieces we've had the pleasure to offer, this Hamilton "Mount Vernon" in yellow gold-fill is magnificent in form and function. The work of art with original matching gold-filled bracelet band is in original polish and is highlighted by restored dial and cleaned, oiled and calibrated mechanism. Offered in a Hamilton Bakelite presentation case. Circa 1932

Men's 1937 Elgin Dress Watch w/Box

$895

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Men's Jazz-Age Elgin wristwatch, handsomely designed and in excellent condition, offered in a period burgundy velvet-and-Bakelite presentation box, circa 1937.

Men's 1940 Movado Military Watch in Stainless

$795

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WWII era Movado stainless steel Movado military wristwatch with correctly recreated two-piece canvas/twill strap.

Men's 1940 Bulova Dress Watch

$695

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Stunning Men's rose gold-plate "bombe" or tonneau-shaped Bulova wrist watch with rare ink-black dial and contrasting white Arabic numerals, circa 1940.

Men's 1940 Hamilton D37 Fairchild Gun Timer Watch

$3495

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Exceedingly rare, magnificent – and original – WWII era Hamilton Seckron "D37" Fairchild “bomber timer" with custom-designed wrist strap by Strickland Vintage Watches in black cordovan and cowhide. Circa 1940.

Men's 1940 Chronographe Suisse Antimagnetique Watch

$1750

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Completely original men's oversized two-register, two-button chronograph in excellent, fully serviced condition, circa 1940s.

Men's 1945 Hamilton USN BUSHIPS Watch

$1995

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Exceptionally rare, completely original WWII era U.S. Navy "BUSHIPS" wristwatch by Hamilton Watch Company. As fine an example as we’ve ever had the privilege to offer.

Men's 1950 Gruen Veri-Thin Dress Watch

$795

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Fine, completely original Men's Gruen Precision Veri-Thin dress watch in yellow gold-fill, circa 1950.

Men's 1950 Hamilton-Illinois Automatic Dress Watch

$1250

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Strong, handsome Hamilton-Illinois automatic wristwatch with uncommon wind indicator in solid stainless steel. Wonderfully original, fitted with a black shark strap and offered in a period presentation box, circa 1950.

Men's 1951 Lord Elgin Watch in 14k Yellow Gold

$1495

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Stylish, enviable men's ultra-high grade 21 jewel Lord Elgin wristwatch in solid 14k yellow gold, circa 1951. Perfectly balanced for the wrist, this model is a quintessential example of Post-War, Mid-Century wrist art. Offered in a correct red Lucite factory "Lord Elgin" case.

Men's 1951 Elgin Rare 50 Million Watch in 18k Gold

$7995

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Quite simply one of the most extraordinary timepieces ever produced by one of the world’s most remarkable watch houses, this Elgin National Watch Company “50 Million” created to commemorate the 50 Millionth watch is a masterpiece! Few were produced; most have been lost to history. This example, crisp with its original presentation card is one of the most pristine in existence. Features solid 18k buckle and mahogany presentation box. Circa 1951

Men's 1951 Elgin UDT 'Frogman' Canteen Military Dive Watch

$7495

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Extraordinarily rare, correct and original Elgin UDT "Frogman" canteen military dive wristwatch with N.O.S. nylon strap and stainless buckle, circa 1951.

Men's 1952 Hamilton Dress Watch

$995

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Handsome and original, this men's Hamilton with original pearlescent dial and feathered lugs has quite the mesmeric wrist presence! Offered in a factory Hamilton clamshell presentation box. Circa 1952

Men's 1954 Gruen Autowind Watch in Steel

$1495

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Men's '50s era Gruen Precision "Autowind" bumper automatic wristwatch with exceedingly handsome Mid-Century futuristic steel case. Cleaned, oiled, calibrated and fitted with an N.O.S. Hirsch certified croco leather strap and matching buckle. Offered in a Gruen factory Autowind presentation case.