DELUXE SMITHS MODEL  A 456 CIRCA 1955  MODEL IN SUPERB CONDITION OVERHAULED

DELUXE SMITHS MODEL A 456 CIRCA 1955 MODEL IN SUPERB CONDITION OVERHAULED

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SMITHS DELUXE GOLD PLATED AND STEEL CASE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION, WITH MINOR AREAS OF WEAR TO SOME PLATED EDGE SURFACES. ONE OF THE BEST EXAMPLE OF THIS MODEL I HAVE EVER SEEN, WITH AN ALMOST PRISTINE MOVEMENT AS WELL. CROWN IS ORIGINAL WITH SOME DENTS.

THE CASE SEAL AND U/B  CRYSTAL HAVE BEEN CHANGED AS HAS THE STRAP. THE USUAL DELUXE REFINEMENT APPLY WITH REGARDS TO THE QUALITY OF THE ESCAPEMENT OF THIS 27 C.S MOVEMENT. THE 27 COMES FORM THE MOVEMENT DIAMETER OF 27MM BY THE WAY AND CALIBER 27 WAS USED BY SMITHS AS A DESIGNATION FOR ALL 12 LIGNE  MOVEMENTS FROM THE PERIOD. FULLY OVERHAULED. ABOUT 33MM CASE DIAMETER WITHOUT THE CROWN. BACK WAS SCREWED ON TIGHT AFTER THE SERVIE HENCE NO MOVEMENT IMAGES. ADVERTISED AS PART OF SMITHS EVEREST RANGE OF WATCHES. 

WITH A DEDICATION TO THE REAR OF THE WATCH CASE BACK.