Lord Elgin "Townsman" men's Retro Modern design wristwatch in 14K yellow gold fill, circa 1956.

The "Townsman" has a large cushion-shaped case and a textured dial. It was priced at $85.00 in 1956. This example is in excellent condition with just a tiny amount of brassing to the edges of the lugs. Caseback is excellent and unengraved, with a touch of wear at the opening tab. Case measures 35mm long and 29mm wide. Original textured dial is excellent, has solid gold applied markers. Has new acrylic crystal. Correct wide crown has some wear to the outside edge. The watch is powered by its correct 21-jewel Elgin grade 675 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.

Price $250. SOLD