The dial is white enamel with black Roman numerals and blued steel hands with sub-dial and marked J W Benson, London Swiss Made. The movement is fully jewelled with a Swiss lever escapement clean with a good strong tick keeping good time and marked J W Benson 15 Jewels Swiss Made and under the balance the number REF 939a. The back cover is marked to the inside with London silver hallmarks for 1938 JWB and the number 687643.
The dust cover is marked to the inside Made in England JWB Lion with London silver hallmark and the number 687643. It is button wind and set.
The case is clean and bright and has worn as to its age with all the covers closing nice and tight. The dial is clean and clear and free from any chips or cracks. It Measures 50mm excluding crown.
This is a top quality watch from a good English maker. Please note the chain is only marked to the dog clip NU&Co so not a silver chain.Be sure to add me to your. As with all vintage watches, no claims are made regarding accuracy of time keeping. Vintage watches may need servicing, even if they are in good running condition, and unless otherwise stated they may need to be cleaned, timed, oiled or adjusted. Listing and template services provided by inkFrog Open. The item "1938 J W BENSON SILVER CASED 15 JEWELLED SWISS LEVER POCKET WATCH BOX AND CHAIN" is in sale since Monday, November 20, 2017.
This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Pocket Watches". The seller is "rigsby12" and is located in DORSET. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.