A very fine condition, vintage stainless steel Swiss Movado mens Calendar wrist watch in full working order. 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 full calendar Movado wrist watch, signed to the case, dial and also movement, and comes with its original Movado presentation box as shown. This is a beautifully made Swiss men's watch, dating from ca. 1955.
THE DIAL: 97% mint, the original satin silver dial with Arabic numerals and signed "Movado", with very light toning to centre. Dial with luminous coated cathedral hands and subsidary seconds hand. Diameter is 29 mm. The new crystal is also in excellent condition. The central calendar hand with red circle to end, moves when the lower pusher button inset into the case at 4.00 is depressed. The two boxes to dial, showing day of week, are adjusted by turning the winding crown for 24 hours and is in full working order. The second box showing month of the year is changed via the upper pusher button inset into the case at 2.00. All of the calendar functions are in full and complete working order.
THE MOVEMENT: 100% mint, with satin steel 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 Movado, with 15 jewels, and this is a calibre 0435. The watch with a stainless steel winding crown.
THE CALENDAR: 100% mint, the central gold calendar hand with red arc to end, moves when the lower pusher button inset into the case at 4.00 is depressed. The two boxes to dial, showing day of week, are adjusted by turning the winding crown for 24 hours and is in full working order. The second box showing month of the year is chnaged via the upper pusher button inset into the case at 2.00. The original pushers in full working order and very clean.
THE CASE: 100% mint, the stainless steel case measures 33 x 40 mm outside diameter. The front cover is excellent and the screw on rear cover closing very tightly, with the odd fine scratch. The watch marked with Movado company stamp. The case in very fine condition for its age, and with case numbers of C499,xxx and 149,xx. The watch is on a new leather watch band which will fit most mens wrists and also comes with its original Movado presentation box.