Description

South Bend Grade 429 – Gentleman’s Pocket Watch

Manufacturer: South Bend
Manufacturer Location: South Bend, Indiana
Movement Serial Number: 1136344
Grade: 429
Model: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1925
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 52 of 55
Total Production: 93,900
Size: 12s
Jewels: 19j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Bridge Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 4
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Railroad Grade: No

South Bend Grade 429 Gentleman’s Pocket Watch Housed in Stunning 14K White Gold Fill Case

The South Bend Watch Company’s designs are renowned for their innovative style and mechanical design, giving them a strong following among collectors worldwide. This South Bend Grade 429 Model 1 produced in 1925 is no exception. It is one of the most sought-after offerings made by the South Bend Watch Company.  

Its stunning Wadsworth Case Company’s 14k white gold fill case is richly embossed with a flowing floral pattern that enhances the collectability of this piece. The movement is open face with 19 jewels, nickel finish, and adjusted to four positions. 

The dial has a sleek appearance enhanced by open diamond-style hands. It’s in very good condition with only minor pitting on the metal dial giving testament to the enduring presence of this watch and its passage through the sands of time. 

The striking appearance and extravagant style of this popular South Bend Grade 429 brings a distinctive touch of 1920s flair to any serious collector’s showcase. 

$1,775

1 in stock

DETAILS

Overall Condition: Excellent
Case: Wadsworth 14k gold fill – excellent
Dial: Metal – very good
Movement: Excellent

Warranty: Full one-year warranty.
Service: All our treasured timepieces are completely disassembled, expertly cleaned, and oiled using the finest quality watch oil and gear grease and adjusted for accuracy.
Included with all orders: quality gift box, velvet pouch, tarnish-free paper, display stand (pictured), and polishing cloth
Orders under: $2,500 are shipped USPS Priority Mail with signature confirmation.
Orders over: $2,500 are shipped FedEx Overnight with signature confirmation.

Description

South Bend Grade 429 – Gentleman’s Pocket Watch

Manufacturer: South Bend
Manufacturer Location: South Bend, Indiana
Movement Serial Number: 1136344
Grade: 429
Model: 1
Estimated Production Year: 1925
Run Quantity: 5,000
Grade/Model Run: 52 of 55
Total Production: 93,900
Size: 12s
Jewels: 19j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Setting: Pendant
Plate: Bridge Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 4
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Railroad Grade: No