We offer for your consideration this vintage Gruen musical pocket watch. This vintage Gruen pocket watch is a very bold timepiece, it is approximately 2.25 inches in diameter and approximately. The thickness provides plenty of room for the little Reuge music box mechanism. This pocket watch has a curved coin edge with a spiral geometric design engraved back.
This watch case has a 20 micron gold plating. The face is ivory white with some very fancy scrolled black hour, and minute hands.The complication is "Swiss Made" "17 Jewel" the back is not quite a full plate/bridge, with no demaskeening, and marked Gruen Watch Co. , Unadjusted, 497 R in an radius ended rectangle.
The music box mechanism is marked. The music mechanism works perfectly, the tune is the Notre Dame Fight Song! This watch shows "Like New" the only issue I could identify is a section of plating that has come away along the inside edge of the back cover. (see picture) This issue is internal and does. The operation or the outward beauty of this.
If you are a collector of vintage pocket watches, or music boxes this beautiful pocket watch will be a wonderful addition to your collection. The item "Vintage GRUEN Pocket Watch REUGE Music Box Mechanism Original Package Notre Dame" is in sale since Tuesday, March 9, 2021.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Pocket Watches". The seller is "gimbler" and is located in El Segundo, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.