Military WWII Pocket Watch. c1940

Product Description

This is a Swiss pocket watch made by Helvetia which was used by the British Government and military during the Second World War. Movement – the nickel ¾ plate movement has a lever escapement and 15 Jewels. The movement is signed “Helvetia, 32 A, Swiss Made” and is in 90% mint condition – tarnished plates – this does not alter the workings of the watch as it is purely cosmetic Case – the movement comes in a white metal nickel open face case which has a snap on back and bezel. The back is engraved with a standard military issue arrow and also GS TP, 170383. The case has a smooth plain finish and is in 70% mint condition – many scratches on the back and sides which is usual with a Military issue watch. Dial – the black dial has old Luminous hands and alternate numbers. It is signed “ Helvetia, Swiss Made” and is in 90% mint condition – small marks and some paint loss. The watch is stem wound / stem set The watch measures 52mm wide x 14mm deep. The watch has a plastic glass
Price: £165

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