Scarce Lord Elgin “Henslee” men’s Retro Modern design Chicago Police Department presentation wristwatch in solid 14K yellow gold, circa 1952.

The "Henslee" has a simple round case with large lugs and was priced at $130.00 in 1952. It is quite scarce when fitted with an original black nickel finish dial. This example was presented to Sergeant William Kubiak by the officers of the Chicago Police Department Downtown Loop Traffic Division. Kubiak is pictured below in 1927, at the far left, on the horse. It is in excellent condition showing only very light wear. Caseback is excellent, with the Chicago Police Department dedication and some light scratches. The case measures 36mm long and 29mm wide. Original black nickel finish dial is excellent, has solid 18K gold applied markers. Has new acrylic crystal. This watch is powered by its correct 21-jewel Elgin grade 556 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.

Price $575.