Gruen Strap Model 57 men's Art Deco design wristwatch in 14K green gold fill, circa 1929.
The "Strap Model 57" has Art Deco engravings on the bezel and casebody. It was priced at $45.00 in 1929. This example is in excellent condition with only a couple of tiny specks of brassing to the bezel corners. Caseback is excellent and unengraved, with a few light scratches. The case measures 35mm long and 26mm wide. Original dial is very good with some areas of patina, has gold embossed numerals. Has new glass crystal. Watch is powered by its correct 15-jewel Gruen grade 179 movement, just serviced and running strong.