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WNS-MCTY-3007 - Lord Elgin -21J Elgin 680 - Bow Tie Lugs - 14K GF - Dial Close Up View
Case: The round case is made of 14K Gold Fill and measures 33 mm in diameter and 40 mm lug to lug. It has a grooved design that is raised at the four corners on the bezel (and in the center on the 'T' lugs) which give it a real nice reflective look depending on how the light shines on it. The back case is marked: 14K Gold Filled APEX. The gold toned crown is at the 3 o'clock position.
Dial: Chalk white background color with gold toned applied Roman numerals at the 12, 2, 6, 8 and 10 o'clock positions and is signed Lord Elgin. The dauphine style hour and minute hands are gold toned. There is a seconds sub-dial at the 6 o'clock position that features a cross hair with arrow tip markings.
Movement: Elgin 680 U.S.A., 21 Jewels Adjusted mechanical wind.
Band/Strap: gold toned expansion bracelet
Comments: The 21 jewel mechanical wind movement is running fine and keeping time. Great for everyday wear or fit for any collection.
Item ID: WNS-MCTY-3007
The Elgin National Watch Company was one of the first American firms to design and sell wristwatches, and, in fact, they made more wristwatches than any other American company. The Lord Elgin wristwatch line was established with the concept of high quality and fashionable designs. The world famous Lord Elgin line of wristwatches remained in production for over thirty years. In today’s market, they are recognized by watchmakers and collectors alike for their progressive style and high quality movements.
Lord Elgin - 'T' Lugs with Roman Numeral Hour Markers and a 14K Gold Filled case and a Elgin U.S.A. Quality 21 Jewel Mechanical Wind movement (circa 1950s)
WNS-MCTY-3007 - Lord Elgin -21J Elgin 680 - Bow Tie Lugs - 14K GF - Full Front View
WNS-MCTY-3007 - Lord Elgin -21J Elgin 680 - Bow Tie Lugs - 14K GF - Left Front View
WNS-MCTY-3007 - Lord Elgin -21J Elgin 680 - Bow Tie Lugs - 14K GF - Right Front View