This watch used to be an Zenith pocket watch. Original case was recycled, we restored original Zenith movement and placed it in a modern case.
It is very well preserved movement. We did very few cleaning and restoration. You can see this clearly from provided photos. The process this watch went through is called'marriage' (hence the term, marriage watch).
This wristwatch was made on a base of original Swiss Zenith pocket watch movement. This pocket watch mechanism was modified into a wristwatch and placed in made to fit modern wrist watch movement case. You are looking at a professionally made marriage wrist watch product. Prior to listing this wristwatch for sale we run it through vigorous tests to make sure it keeps time and it will continue serving you like it served its original owner.
New, modern open face engraved gold-plated case. New metal dial is hand-crafted enameled.
Diameter of the dial is: 42 mm. CASE DIAMETER: 49 mm CASE THICKNESS. You can check this movement background and validate its authenticity by researching its serial number.Please, note, some of the wearable parts on the movement might be replaced, and custom made to fit, since it is close to impossible to find original parts. This movement is no longer manufactured by Zenith.
The watch is in fully working condition. Its accuracy is +/- 5 min a day. We test all our watches multiple times prior to listing it for sale.This is a marriage watch. Vintage Zenith mechanism was fit into the new modern case in order to give the movement a "second life".
It is highly recommended to service this watch once every two-three years. We can do this for you too, per your request. Band material : Double layered Italian Leather. Soft and heavy duty at the same time. Should last you at least 4-5 years of active, every day use.
Waterproof / Dust proof : No. Width : 53 mm (with the crown).Height : 57 mm (with strap holders). It is highly recommended to keep this watch away from children, corrosive substances, from any type of magnetic fields and I would not wear them in dusty and high humidity environments i. Beaches, deserts, tropical jungles, rainforests. After 180 days we will repair and service it for free.
This item is located in New York (United States). Thank you for your interest in our listing! The item "Men's Design Wrist Watch Vintage Mechanical 17J Restored Swiss Zenith Movement" is in sale since Tuesday, November 10, 2020.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "portosaramis" and is located in Brooklyn, New York.
This item can be shipped worldwide.