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Elgin "Model 1238' men's Machine Age design wristwatch in 14K white gold fill, circa 1936.
The 'Model 1238" has an angled and stepped case and was priced at $47.50 in 1936. This example is in excellent condition with only a few specks of brassing to the tips of the lugs. Caseback is excellent and unengraved, with a few tiny spots of wear in the corners. Original dial is excellent. Case measures 39mm long and 20mm wide. Has new glass crystal. The watch is powered by its correct 17-jewel Elgin grade 483 movement, just serviced and running strong.