Rare Illinois "Brighton" ladies' Art Deco design wristwatch in solid 14K white gold with black enamel, circa 1930.
The "Brighton" is one of the few solid gold and enamel Illinois wristwatches. It was priced at $65.00 in 1930. This example is in crisp, near mint condition showing almost no wear. Engraved designs are crisp, black enamel is superb and complete. Caseback is superb and unengraved. The case measures 31mm long and 18mm wide. Original sparkle finish dial is excellent. The watch is powered by its correct 17-jewel Illinois grade 807A manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.Period white gold filled link bracelet is excellent.