Hamilton "Dickens" men's Art Deco design wristwatch in 14K yellow gold fill, circa 1938.
The "Dickens" has a long and narrow curved case and was priced at $52.50 in 1938. This example is in excellent condition with only a very tiny amount of brassing to the bezel. Caseback is excellent and unengraved with a few specks of wear in the corners. Case measures 43mm long and 21mm wide. Original inlaid enamel dial is excellent, with slight patina; has solid 18K gold applied numerals. Gold plated hands show a few specks of tarnish. Has new glass crystal. The watch is powered by its correct 17-jewel Hamilton grade 980 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong