Hamilton “Wilshire” men’s Streamline Moderne design wristwatch in 14K yellow gold fill, circa 1939.

The “Wilshire” has a thin, flat case with large articulated lugs. This is the initial version of the "Wilshire" from 1939 containing the 17-jewel grade 980 movement. It was priced at $50.00 in 1939. It is crisp, excellent condition with only a few specks of brassing to the bezel. Caseback is excellent and unengraved. Case measures 50mm long and 22mm wide. Refinished two-tone gilt Roman numeral dial is superb. Has new glass crystal. The watch is powered by its correct 17-jewel Hamilton grade 980 manual wind movement, just serviced and running strong.

Price $400. SOLD