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Gruen Veri-Thin in Tear Drop Case, Manual, Gents

Price: $200

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Dial:Original silver dial with gold applied numbers at 12, 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 and lumed tear drop hour markers in between. Interesting pointer design on hour and minute hands which have lost their lume and are slightly tarnished. Red sweep second hand. Minute/second tick markers around outer edge. Dial also shows a shadow mark caused by the hand sitting too long in the same position, at 4 o'clock.
Case:10K gold filled case with recessed crown design and wonderful tear drop lugs. Very cool case. Stainless steel back lid marked "Stainless Steel, 10 K.G.F. Bezel". Inside lid marked "Cased and Timed in USA by Gruen Watch Co., Wadsworth, L294467 422 688 SS".
Movement:17 jewel Gruen Cal 422SS manual wind movement in sparkling condition. Comes with a 9-month mechanical warranty.
Age:ca. 1940s
Band:Brown alligator-pattern leather strap (16mm) with golden buckle.
Other:Unsigned button style crown, slightly recessed into case

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