Smiths Bristol Aviation 9ct Denison cased watch with box papers extras excellent condition, given to a Bristol employee in 1956. The Smiths Deluxe grade 17 jewel 27cs movement is in excellent condition as is the rest of the watch. Fitted with an 18mm zrc plan black calfskin strap, the older strap that was fitted still present, though I don't believe it is original. .
The case is by Dennison and is an Aquatite design reference number 12897 with the sculpted lugs. The movement number j/c 282804. Non-shockproof. Birmingham assay office 9ct gold hallmark for 1955. fitted with the original opaque seal, and the somewhat worn but still functional rolled gold winding crown. Case diameter approximately 33.3mm.
This is a good package comprising the watch and Smiths brown leather box. The original Smiths certificate is still present as well as the strap we have replaced.
Serviced with our usual 2 year warranty, in superb overall condition. A wonderful opportunity to buy an original package.