Rare Alpina Art Deco Circular Staybrite Case SOLD
Stunning near mint, new old stock Alpina Art Deco vintage dress watch in unique circular case with original black suede leather strap and stainless steel buckle. Retailed by C.Jsmer & Co, this watch is in truly amazing condition for being at least 75 years old with its original black dial, thick original crystal, high grade Staybrite stainless steel case, inset original crown and virtually unworn original strap and buckle. Considered a full size men's watch at the time this 31mm beauty looks stunning on a midsize wrist and boasts an excellent quality in-house Alpina caliber 586 movement, freshly serviced by our watchmaker and ready to wear.
Style: Art Deco
Case: Unique disk like design has hidden wire style lugs onto which the original strap has been sown. Beautifully crafted with inset recessed crown and stepped bezel and snap on back, signed inside Acier Staybrite, Alpina. Superb brushed/polished finish with only very light surface marks probably from years of storage. Measures 31mm in diameter with a 16mm wide strap.
Dial: Original factory printed dial with deep black background, guilt gold sunburst style numbers, sub-seconds at 6:00 and minimalist baton style hands, signed Alpina, Swiss with a secondary retailers mark C.JSMER & CO. Some very light flecking is visible on the dial under magnified inspection, but otherwise new old stock condition.
Movement: High grade in-house designed and manufactured Alpina calibre 586 manual wind movement with in superb cosmetic and mechanical condition throughout. Freshly serviced by our watchmaker and in excellent working condition.