EVEREST SMITHS MADE IN ENGLAND GOLD GENTS WRISTWATCH 19 JEWEL
Everest made in England Smiths gold gents manual wristwatch. The Imperial models of this watch were designated i.507. With an interesting inscription to the rear for an oil engineering company employee. Their 25 year club dating from c 1963/4 in excellent condition, recently fully overhauled with new crystal, rolled gold crown and lightly used ZRC alligator pattern calf strap. Case diameter is about 32.4mm, this is two piece type with a clip on back and hallmarked London 1963 by SCW, and is dust-proof not waterproof.
The Everest watch features an improved Smiths movement, the 19 jewel which also supported their self-winding system in the English made Smiths automatic wristwatches. This example is in excellent overall condition apart from some marks on the dial.
In the pictures on a wrist for size comparison with modern watches that you may have this smiths wristwatch is modelled on a standard european medium sized wrist of 7 1/4 inches, the model is just under 6 ft tall and well built.