Early & Bold Retro Modern Design
Curved Fancy Case & Stepped Lug Configuration
Fancy Dial with red &
white German Rhinestones
All Swiss Made
For many decades amalgamations of
fine Swiss movement manufactures like Ebauches S. A., Fabrique
Suisse and others have built untold amounts of high quality &
dependable movements for countless "Private Labels" or "House
Brands" of watches just like this "Ta Vel's" brand. Many of these famous amalgamation contributors
such as Venus, Valjoux, Landeron & Fontainemelon have beat inside of
some of the most renowned & prestigious watch brands in the world!
Just because a particular "Brand Name" or "Private Label" is not a
household word, do not rule it out!!!
The "BOM" Swiss hallmark
on this watch shows that the movement was produced by the Berman
Watch Company of Switzerland. This movement manufacturer is part of
quality movements made by S. A. Fabrique d'Ebauches. It is a 17
Jewel, Compensated sunken balance,
precision stem wind - stem set movement.
The extra fancy case
features High Polished Chrome top, bezel, sides and bold
stepped & curved drop lugs. The case back still has its original soft satin finished
Stainless Steel case back. This timepiece measures 23.30mm
(not counting the stem &
crown) by 38.50mm
lug to lug.
original dial with matching red & white German Rhinestones on a
flat white finely textured sandstone background
timepiece has even managed to kept its original barrel shape
This watch currently has
a new matching burgundy color high grade Hadley Roma stitched calfskin strap.
Why take a chance buying watches
from online auctions, 3rd parties, brokers or "middlemen" not knowing
for sure if the watch will be in proper running order when you get it?
Buy direct from a Vintage & Classic timepiece specialist and play it
CIRCA: Mid/Late 1950's
Excellent Overall Condition
Item # T4657-MIF