STELLAR~LATE 60s ELGIN GALAXIE DAY-DATER AUTOMATIC

STELLAR~LATE 60s ELGIN GALAXIE DAY-DATER AUTOMATIC

Regular price $299.00 Sale

FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION IS A KILLER LATE 60s-EARLY 70s ELGIN ALL STEEL GALAXIE DAY DATE AUTOMATIC IN SUPER SHARP CONDITION. 

 

  • CASE: FUNKY YET SUAVE ALL STEEL CUSHION CASE MEASURING A LARGE 37mm NOT INCLUDING ORIGINAL SIGNED CROWN BY 41.5mm LUG TO LUG.  SUPER CLEAN CONDITION ON THIS BEAUTY WITH ORIGINAL FINISHES INTACT AND SHARP EDGES. THE CASEBACK SHOWS SOME MINOR WEAR, BUT OVERALL THIS ONE LOOKS VERY WELL LOOKED AFTER.

 

  • DIAL: SERIOUSLY DEBONAIRE.  THIS BRILLIANT METALLIC SUNBURST BLUE IS THE BUSINESS.  CHECK OUT THOSE APPLIED BLOCKY STEEL MARKERS WITH CRAZY ATTENTION TO DETAIL. THEIR STEPPED DESIGN GIVES THIS DIAL MIND-EXPANDING DEPTH.  ALL LUME PLOTS ARE INTACT AND HAVE A NICE CUSTARDY PATINA WHICH MATCHES  BEAUTIFLLY WITH THAT ON THOSE CLEAN DAGGER HANDS. THE ORIGINAL GLASS CRYSTAL HAS AN INTERNAL HALO EFFECT WHICH YOU CAN SEE IN SOME OF THE PICS WHICH MAKES THIS ONE PSYCHEDELIC IN DIRECT SUN.

 

  • MOVEMENT: THIS ELGIN IS POWERED BY A 17J A. SCHILD AUTOMATIC WITH QUICKSET DATE.  WATCH WINDS SMOOTHLY AND KEEPS GOOD TIME.  DATE IS ADVANCED BY REPEATEDLY PUSHING IN ON THE CROWN. DAY IS NON-QUICKSET. SERVICE HISTORY IS UNKNOWN, BUT THIS ONE IS RUNNING STRONG.

 

THIS SPACY AND BADASS ELGIN IS MOUNTED ON A PERIOD APPROPRIATE SPEIDEL JUBILEE STYLE BRACELET WHICH WAS MEANT FOR THIS SEXY FELLA. IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A FUNKY EVERYDAY PIECE WITH SOME COOL ATTITUDE, THIS GALAXIE IS A GROOVER.  

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