Benrus "Bancroft Calendar" men's Retro Modern design wristwatches in 10K yellow rolled gold plate and stainless steel, circa 1955.
The "Bancroft" is an early calendar model and has a display window for the day and a quick-set red arrow pointer for the date. It was priced at $39.75 in 1955. This example is in excellent condition with no brassing. Caseback is excellent an unengraved. Case measures 36mm long and 30mm wide. Original two-tone dial is excellent. Has new acrylic crystal. The watch is powered by its correct 17-jewel Benrus grade CE13 movement, just serviced and running strong.