The watch seemingly made for a left handed person, as the top hunter case lid opens on the opposite to normal. Mint watches in this condition, can only rise in value, given the limited supply of such items. THE DIAL : 96% mint, the white enamel dial with original now partially luminised Arabic numerals, and signed Dunhill with small faint hairlines to edge of dial. Dial with blue steel cathedral hands. The case with no provision for inner crystal, but bezel is present.
THE MOVEMENT : 100% mint, with yellow gold colored plates. The watch with a compensate regulator and two arm bimetallic balance, with over-coiled hairspring.
The unsigned Swiss movement of high quality, 17 jewels. The movement with a steel onion type winding button. The watch is a fabulous example of high grade Swiss engineering.
THE CASE : 95% mint, the hunter silver case measures 34 mm outside diameter and 38 mm to ends of lugs. The three piece case is in excellent condition, with a hinged back and a pop up top bezel from small push piece located in bezel at 7.00. The inner gilt metal bezel held in securely, no glass presennt and not possible to fit one. The rear cover in very good order as expected for a 100 year old watch, with sterling silver marks and date and duty marks and 81648. THE BRACELET : 100% mint, watch comes with a new leather World war 1 trench watch bracelet, which will fit most wrists.
The watch also comes with a new fine quality leatherette presentation box to store the watch when not in use. Overall, this is a very fine and highly desirable Dunhill wrist watch, dating from 1918. The watch keeps excellent time and is very useable for every-day wear or for best wear on holidays and birthdays. A truly unique and unusual gift or just a special present for an. Wedding or birthday or for yourself.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Please note, the magnified electronic images show detail much greater than would be visible with the naked eye. Any dark areas or marks on highly polished surfaces are almost certainly reflections from the camera or lighting equipment. If there are any marks or dents of any note, these will be mentioned in the description. Us and return it, and we will repair it and return it to you free of charge. The only exception to this, is if the watch has been misused or damaged.
Please note that we do not accept 3rd part watch makers repairs or invoices. Us and every effort will be made to ensure that any problems are resolved to your satisfaction. The item "Vintage WW1 Officers Trench Military Silver Dunhill Hunter Wrist Watch 1918" is in sale since Monday, July 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches".The seller is "vintagewatchstores" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.