Hamilton "Russell" men's Retro Modern design wristwatch in 10K yellow gold fill, circa 1940.
The "Russell" has a cushion-shaped case with a ribbed bezel and large articulated lugs. It was priced at $40.00 in 1940. This example is in excellent condition with only a few tiny specks of brassing. Caseback is excellent and unengraved. Case measures 50mm long and 27mm wide. Refinished dial is superb and has solid 18K gold applied numerals. Has new glass crystal. The watch is powered by it correct 17-jewel Hamilton grade 987A manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.