Elgin “Legionnaire 416” men’s Streamline Moderne design wristwatch in 14K green gold fill, circa 1928.
The “Legionnaire 416” has a large cushion-shaped case with and was priced to consumers at $27.50 in 1928. This example is in excellent condition with just a touch of brassing to the edges of the lugs. Caseback is excellent and unengraved. The case measures 35mm long 8nd 29mm wide. Original dial is very good, with some patina.The watch is powered by its correct 7-jewel Elgin grade 485 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.