Fancy Baume & Mercier Automatic Stainless Steel SOLD
This vintage 1940's Baume & Mercier dress watch is in superb condition throughout and has a wonderfully unique look with its factory printed two-tone copper colour dial in a fancy case with wonderful sculpted lugs in sold stainless steel! A great looking watch on the wrist at 34.5mm in diameter it has been perfectly matched with a new old stock genuine leather strap. Freshly serviced by our watchmaker and keeping great time, ready to wear!
Style: Mid-Century Dress
Case: Solid stainless steel 2 piece case with screw back and fancy double horned shaped lugs. Measures 34.5mm in diameter excluding the original crown. Signed inside the back Zelcon Watch Co (I am not sure of the connection to Baume & Mercier) but to me this watch looks so sharp and the dial fits so perfectly to the case and hands that it seems to be original. A great looking vintage timepiece never the less! Comes on a new old stock, period, genuine leather 16mm un-tapered strap with original steel 16mm buckle.
Dial: Stunning and rare factory printed Baume & Mercier copper or salmon colour dial with outer luminous hour numbers, dots and baton markers with inner printed 1/5th center seconds track and blue steel hands with matching luminous fill. Signed Baume & Mercier, Geneve, Automatic, Swiss Made.
Movement: Excellent quality Swiss made "bumper" style automatically wound movement in superb cosmetic and mechanical condition and keeping great time. Nice to have the incabloc protective springs on the balance jewels. Signed 17 Jewels, then hand engraved again Zelcon Watch Co. Freshly serviced by our watchmaker and running strong, ready to wear!