Elgin "Streamline 2237" men's Streamline Moderne design wristwatch in 10K yellow gold fill, circa 1939.
The "Streamline 2237" has a long, curved case with a coin edge design along the sides. It was priced at $47.50 in 1939. This example is in excellent condition with just a very small amount of brassing to the tops of the lugs. Caseback is excellent and unengraved, with some tiny specks of wear in the corners. Case measures 47mm long and 20mm wide. Original two-tone dial is superb, has gold embossed Breguet numerals. Has new glass crystal. The watch is powered by its correct 17-jewel Elgin grade 483 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.