RITZ CRACKER Watch
New Old Stock
Never Worn MINT
Early Advertising Watch
Original Swiss made Mechanical Wind Up Movement. These were low
production watches that not available to the public. These were
originally promotion & advertising incentive premiums given to Grocery
Store owners that bought large volumes of cases of the Ritz Crackers.
one of the later mass produced battery powered quartz reproduction models or an
Anniversary replica models like in the picture below!
These "copy" or current reproduction watches have no collectible or
Ritz Crackers have been an
Original All American staple since they were introduced by Nabisco (the
National Biscuit Company) back in 1934.
This vintage timepiece is the Early Mechanical "wind-Up"
Model. It is Full Adult size measuring 34.mm wide
(not counting stem & crown)
by 41mm lug to lug. It is all high polished Chrome top,
beveled bezel, sides, &
lugs. It has a soft satin sand marked stainless steel case back.
MINT condition original multicolored
enameled dial with the Ritz Crackers emblem.
Comes complete with its
factory original wide stitched black vinyl strap AND a
proper period piece stainless steel expansion bracelet
CIRCA: Late 60's Early
New Old Stock!!
This Advertising Premium watch is shown as an extremely collectible
advertising watch on page 242 of the hardback collectors book titled
"Comic & Character Timepieces, Seven Decades of Memories" authored by Hy
Brown & Nancy Thomas. The description states the following "1971 Promotional. Because
of the beauty of this watch it is considered to be the #1 collectible
promotional watch". The price value reference in the back of this book
states the values to be (at the time the book was published in 1992) to
vary from $800 - $1200!!
We do have 2 other original Ritz Cracker watches that are NOT in mint
condition at far lesser prices!