This is a full of character timepiece produced by one of the oldest Swiss manufactures Eterna featuring precise manual-winding cal.852s and stunning black luminous dial. Such a nice patina is giving certain charisma to this seventy years old timepiece.
Manufacturer: Eterna, Switzerland
Type: Manual-winding wrist watch
Year of production: ca.1941
Case type: 3-body, with snap-on case back.
Case material: Stainless steel
Case measurement: 35 mm (without crown) / 42 mm (lug-to-lug) / 18 mm (between lugs)
Case serial number: 2945870
Case back: Snap-on, signed “Acier Inoxidable / Eterna Watch Co Swiss” on the inner side. Case serial number on the outer side of the case back.
Crown/pushers: Steel fluted crown
Movement type: Manual-winding with sweep seconds.
Movement model: Eterna cal.852S, signed Eterna and with serial number. 15 jewels, 18000 A/h, 50 hours of power reserve.
Movement serial number: 3035242
Dial: Beautiful black dial with some moderate spotting almost invisible. The outer perimeter of the dial is decorated with gilt printed minutes track and luminous Arabic numerals. Signed 'Eterna' at 12 o'clock, signed 'Swiss' at 6 o'clock.
Hands: Luminous “pencil” hands, white sweep seconds hand.
Case condition: 3 (Fair). Unpolished, showing traces of use on the crown and case back.
Movement condition: 3 (Fair) Service history is unknown. Adjusted and keeps good time. All functions work properly.
Dial/hands condition: 3 (Fair) Beautifully aged luminous. All original hands showing some oxidation aging/degrading of radium luminous substance.
Overall condition: 3 (Fair)
Delivery set: The watch comes with brand-new leather strap and generic steel buckle. Along with our company’s warranty certificate, our company’s box.
Warranty: 1-year technical warranty