Swiss 9ct Wristlet Watch (1939)


“Gold watches of all kinds soon double in money as collectors buy up the last surviving gold watches – it has already happened to antique gold watch chains… “

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“Four gold watches like this are melted down every day – catch this one whilst it’s still affordable” —  C.B

For the fan of retro, here’s an investment you’ll be glad you made!

A Swiss lever escapement movement in an English case; hallmarked 9ct Birmingham 1939, this decorative mid-sized wristlet watch has become an endangered species due to the recent increase in gold prices.


  • 27mm (including winding crown),
  • 9.3mm depth
  • 215mm OA length (strap + watch)

This fine HAND-WOUND (wind every morning) Wristwatch has been comprehensively serviced, oiled and lightly polished.

Hallmarks are stamped on the inner case.

A pie-crust bezel and characteristically 30s numerals give this timepiece a timeless appeal!

The dial has a patina which we’ve left well alone.

Every watch we service comes with a 5 year warrantee.

Please feel free to call us or drop us a line with any questions.

Please note that classic and antique watches cannot be considered water-resistant or water-proof by modern standards, even if stated on the piece itself. We do strive to renew seals and ensure the best protection from moisture that each watch will allow but we cannot guarrantee this work will survive prolonged exposure to liquids.

Royal Mail Special Delivery as standard.




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