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Early Bumper WWII Era Orator with Two-Tone Dial, Automatic, Gents

Item:ORAW9000642
Size:31mm
Price: $165
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Description:

Dial:Original two-tone black and stone-gray dial marked "Orator Automatic Parechoc" at 12 o'clock. Lumed hour markers in black field circle with another black circle on outside with white minute ticks. Black second sub dial trimmed with white markings, at 6 o'clock.
Case:Incabloc gold filled case with some plating wear and stainless steel back. Crystal has one surface crack at bottom but doesn't go through. Back marked "Stainless Steel Back - Waterproof - NonMagnetic - ShockAbsorber". Inside screw back lid signed "Litwin & Sons", brevet 217547
Movement:15 jewel bumper automatic movement signed Litwin & Sons. This is a really early bumper. Crown needs to be held in when jump starting winding mechanism (fairly typical on these early watches). Comes with a 9-month mechanical warranty.
Age:1940s
Band:Metal stretch bracelet
Gender:Gents
Other:Unsigned crown


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