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Elgin "Model 6501" men's Art Deco design wristwatch in 10K rose gold fill, circa 1941.
The "Model 6501" has a curved, stepped case with a Roman numeral dial and was priced at $33.75 in 1941. This example is in excellent condition with a few specks of brassing to the bezel corners and one very tiny ding near 8 o'clock. The caseback is very good and unengraved, with some small wear spots in the corners. Refinished rose dial is superb, has black painted Roman numerals. Case measures 40mm long by 21mm wide. Has new glass crystal. The watch is powered by its correct 15-jewel Elgin grade 536 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.