Vintage 14k SOLID yellow gold cushion shaped Gruen Curvex wrist watch. In an extra thick and heavy watch case. Very masculine and handsome size and shape. Measures 1-3/8" (36mm) in length x 1-3/16" wide not including the winding crown. Stem wind, stem set 17 jewel 440 movement. This still has the original glass crystal, Gruen marked winding crown and the ORIGINAL dial (never refinished). Brand new brown 11/16" genuine lizard skin band. We only use HIGH QUALITY American or European made straps. In exceptional well babied condition. Please note, any "dark" areas that you may see in the photograph are merely reflections. Circa 1940-50. Case hallmarked "Gruen 14K" on the back. In exceptional condition. According to cross reference Gruen records, the model 440 dates to circa 1940.
PROFESSIONALLY RESTORED AND SERVICED. This watch has been cleaned, oiled, timed, adjusted, and is running as accurately as possible. We do ALL of our own watch restoration. Over 35 years experience in the complete restoration of fine time pieces. Sorry, but we no longer take on any outside work. We only service those pieces that we sell in our own inventory and watches that were originally purchased from us over the last three decades.