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Elgin “Model E-2” men’s Art Deco design wristwatch in 14K white gold fill, circa 1928.
The “Model E-2” was in the first group of factory-cased men’s wristwatches that Elgin offered starting in 1928, priced at $40.00. This example is in crisp, excellent condition showing no brassing. Caseback is excellent and unengraved, with a few tiny dings. The case measures 35mm long and 27mm wide. Original new old stock dial is superb, has new luminous, as do the hands. Has new glass crystal. The watch is powered by its correct 7-jewel Elgin grade 430 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.