14K White Gold “Top Hat” Hamilton Diamond Gent’s Wrist Watch with Original
U.S.; Hamilton Top Hat; Man’s; Circa 1941
STYLE: The length lug-to-lug: is 38 mm width; 24 mm without a crown and
has a band thickness of 8mm.
CASE: The 14K white gold rectangular case features covered oversized
lugs, reeded bezel, and has a snap back.
BAND: The band is standard leather.
DIAL: This silver diamond dial features Arabic numerals, markers,
5-minute tracks, spade hands and subsidiary seconds.
MOVT: This 19-jewel, No.48502F, grade 753 manual movement with lever
escapement is stem set and is signed “Hamilton.”
C 2 (The case
is in perfect condition)
D 2-28 (The
dial is in perfect condition, very well reprinted)
M 3 (The
movement is in very good condition)
R 9 (Rarity on
a scale of #1 being very common to #10 being extremely rare)
This very scarce model of the Hamilton “Top Hat” is the first one with ribbed
lugs that we have ever had. The Hamilton has a full diamond dial and concave
crystal. The Hamilton also has a 14K white gold case and a 19-jewel, grade
753-movement. This is the most impressive Hamilton wristwatch ever produced,
circa 1941. All you collector friends will want this one!