A mint condition, vintage stainless steel Swiss mens Zenith 17 jewel wrist watch with rare black and gold dial. The watch ticking away strongly and keeping very good time indeed, and just cleaned and overhauled by my watch-maker. This is guaranteed to be a genuine vintage Swiss Zenith wrist watch, signed to the case, dial and also movement, and comes with a new presentation box as shown. This is a beautifully made Swiss Zenith man's wristwatch, dating from ca. 1946, with full Zenith marks. The watch is clearly marked and is in its original case.
THE DIAL: 100% mint, the the black dial with gold Arabic numerals and signed "Zenith", and in bright condition. Dial with gold dauphine hands and a centre seconds hand. Diameter is 26 mm. The new crystal is also in excellent condition.
THE MOVEMENT: 100% mint, with gold plates and finely engraved balance cock. A shiny blued steel Bosely regulator, and ruby endstone setting, blue steel screws. A cut two arm bimetallic balance, with overcoiled hairspring. The movement working very well indeed and fully signed by Zenith, with 17 jewels and it is a 106 calibre. The watch with a stainless steel winding crown.
THE CASE: 100%, the stainless steel case measures 32 x 41 mm outside diameter. The front cover is excellent and the screw on rear cover closing very tightly. The watch marked with Zenith company stamp, and also case number 702,xxx,xxx. The case with a few minor scratches, but overall in very fine condition for its age. The watch comes with a new leather watch band and a leatherette presentation box to store the watch when not in use.