Mathey-Tissot "Hooded Tank" men's Retro Modern design wristwatch in solid 14K yellow gold, circa 1956.

This Mathey-Tissot has a heavy gold case with large faceted and hooded lugs. It is housed in a signed, American-made case by Jonell. It is in excellent condition showing only light wear. Caseback is superb, with a presentation engraving from 1956. The case measures 38mm long and 23mm wide. Original dial is excellent, has solid gold numerals and markers. Domed glass crystal is excellent. The watch powered by its correct 17-jewel Mathey-Tissot G20 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.

Price $550.