Arctos Elite vintage wristwatch, circa 1950
Arctos Elite vintage wristwatch, circa 1950
Arctos Elite vintage wristwatch, circa 1950

Arctos Elite steel vintage wristwatch, circa 1950

A stainless steel curved rectangular wristwatch with black dial

This smart vintage wristwatch was made by the German watchmaker Arctos and dates to circa 1950. The watch has a wonderfully rich black gloss dial, the contrasting numerals and outer minute track are formed from the silvered base of the dial. Cased in stainless steel, the watch has a gentle curve to the back and the lugs are rigid, solid bar lugs.


Technical details

[M] tonneau-shaped manually wound jewelled movement, lever escapement, compensation balance, 18,000 BPH [D] black gloss dial with silvered Arabic numerals and minute track, baton hands, engine-turned subsidiary seconds [C] stainless steel curved rectangular case with satin finished sides, polished bezel, thick wire-form fixed bar lugs, snap-on back [S] dial signed

Measurements

Length excluding lugs: 30mm
Length including lugs: 36mm
Width excluding crown: 22mm
Depth to centre of crystal: 9.5mm

This watch has been fully serviced and overhauled and is sold with a one year guarantee and detailed Black Bough certificate. A Black Bough presentation box will accompany this watch.

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Description

Arctos Elite steel vintage wristwatch, circa 1950
A stainless steel curved rectangular wristwatch with black dial

This smart vintage wristwatch was made by the German watchmaker Arctos and dates to circa 1950. The watch has a wonderfully rich black gloss dial, the contrasting numerals and outer minute track are formed from the silvered base of the dial. Cased in stainless steel, the watch has a gentle curve to the back and the lugs are rigid, solid bar lugs.


Technical details

[M] tonneau-shaped manually wound jewelled movement, lever escapement, compensation balance, 18,000 BPH [D] black gloss dial with silvered Arabic numerals and minute track, baton hands, engine-turned subsidiary seconds [C] stainless steel curved rectangular case with satin finished sides, polished bezel, thick wire-form fixed bar lugs, snap-on back [S] dial signed

Measurements

Length excluding lugs: 30mm
Length including lugs: 36mm
Width excluding crown: 22mm
Depth to centre of crystal: 9.5mm

This watch has been fully serviced and overhauled and is sold with a one year guarantee and detailed Black Bough certificate. A Black Bough presentation box will accompany this watch.

£250.00 [Sold]