Gruen Flip Top Veri-Thin Precision Watch
This is a great looking vintage Gruen Flip Top watch that winds, sets, and runs great, and keeps excellent time. It is a fine example of this era of men's dress watches. It is quadruple signed on the case, dial, crown, and movement. The movment has just been serviced as well. The button below the 6 position allows the top to flip up, and holds it in place until the owner decides to read the time. It opens in a similar fashion to a hunting case pocket watch. It is a difficult to find watch, and even more difficult to find an example in such good condition with NO BRASSING, and flip top working perfectly.
BRAND: Gruen Flip Top Hunting Case Style Watch
CASE: 10K Gold Filled
CASE BACK: Snapon, marked 10 K Gold Filled, and inside marked Gruen Veri-Thin, Cased and Timed In U.S.A. By Gruen Watch Co., Star Watch Case Co., 10K Gold Filled, 777725, 405-396
BAND/BRACELET: Brand new Genuine Leather Crocodile Grain Brown with Matching Gold Tone Clasp
MOVEMENT: Manual Wind, marked Gruen Watch Co., Precision, Seventeen 17 Jewels, Veri-Thin, Switzerland, 405, Conoruma (alloy used to make hairsprings), 933932
SIZE: 28mm without the crown, and 40mm lug to lug (end to end)
CROWN: Excellent, Marked with the "Gruen" Logo
CRYSTAL: Excellent,with no cracks
CASE: Excellent, showing NO BRASSING, with flip lid working properly
DIAL: Excellent, marked Gruen Veri-Thin Precision
HANDS: Excellent, Gold Tone, with subsidiary seconds at the 6 position
BAND: Brand New
Guaranteed to arrive in fine working order, or your money back, or return for a refund for any reason within 7 days if not satisfied. I am an NAWCC (National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors) member and stand behind what I sell.