GRUEN 50th ANNIVERSARY POCKET WATCH, 1924
This very prestigious watch was designed by Fred and George Gruen to celebrate the company's 50th anniversary. A total of 650 of the watches were made with serial numbers 1-600 and 1-050. This watch is number 408 and is cased in an 18K white gold pentagon shaped case patented by the Gruen Company.
Technical specifications: 17L, 23J with 2 diamond cap jewels, 8adj, 12K gold hand engraved gold bridges gold plated train wheels Breguet hairspring, SW, PS.
The 50th Anniversary pocket watch is just one of a collection of over seventy Gruen pocket and wrist watches which Robert Gruen donated to the NAWCC Museum.
Donated by Robert Deitrich Gruen
October 21, 2005
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