Elgin "Model 6612" men's Retro Modern design wristwatch in 10K rose gold fill with stainless back, and rose gold filled brick bracelet, circa 1942.
The "Model 6612" has fancy flexible lugs that help it conform to the wrist more closely, and which also enable it to be worn on the side of the wrist as a driver's watch. It was priced at $33.75 in 1942. This example is in crisp, near mint condition with no brassing. The case measures 41mm long and 26mm wide. Rose finish dial is excellent, has exploding Roman numerals. Has new glass crystal. The watch is powered by its correct 15-jewel Elgin grade 554 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong. Rose gold filled bracelet is crisp and superb.