Reference 498 Curved

10 Karat  Yellow Gold Filled Original Gruen Factory Hallmarked Case  




All Original & 4 time factory Signed




Excellent overall condition, All Original & hard to find Gruen "CURVEX" Factory Signed & Hallmarked movement AND Curved Case with Bold Curved Drop Stepped Lugs. The case is all high polished. We have MORE than adjusted our price for this fact. In our online comparable search we found Curvex models in terrible condition averaging at $868. 


The case measures 23.85mm wide (not counting the stem & crown) by 36.25mm lug to lug.


All Original Gruen and Curvex Factory Signed, Patented, 17 Jewel, Caliber 440, Precision manual wind  movement


MINT Condition signed "Gruen Curvex" dial featuring soft satin finished light champagne color background, with The Gruen logo, the Curvex logo, the Precision logo, the subsidiary seconds register all trimmed in black enamel. The Hour markers are done in 14 Karat Yellow Gold and are "applied" to the dial.


This scarce timepiece currently sports an original and hard to find proper period piece New Old Stock Kreisler genuine pigskin 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 safe!




CIRCA: 1941


Condition: 86-90%

Excellent Overall Cond.


$358. + S/H



Don't be too "slow", or take a lot of time to ponder, "think about" or research this one! We just did an Internet search on great looking & great running Gruen Curvex watches. They were priced from under $300 for "basket case" examples, up to $1295 for pristine models, or about $747 for the average prices. If you like what you see, act quickly!! While some people are just "looking",,, other people are buying!      



Item # T4436-OLR




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