Scarce Elgin "DeLuxe 5510" men's Art Deco design wristwatch in 10K rose gold fill, circa 1942.
Usually seen in yellow, the "5510" is scarce in rose and was only offered in the 1942 catalog, priced at $50.00. It has a two-tone rose finish dial with Roman numerals and inlaid polished rose gold markers. It is excellent condition with only a few specks of brassing to the tips of the lugs. Caseback is excellent and unengraved. Case measures 34mm long and 23mm long. Original two-tone dial is excellent, with a few light marks. Has new correct domed glass crystal. The watch is powered by its correct 17-jewel Elgin grade 537 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.