In its glory years from the 1920s through the 1940s, the Gruen Watch Company of USA & Switzerland was one of the leaders in wristwatch design and quality, even collaborating with Rolex e. The Aegler movement duo-dial doctors watch from its factories in Switzerland.Prior to WWII, Gruen was better known in the USA than Rolex, which at that time was concentrating on the British and Commonwealth countries (hence lots of early Rolexes coming out of Australia and the UK). Hans Wilsdorf and Gruen were friends and neighbors in Switzerland (their factories were just yards away), and even agreed to market their watches as Rolex Gruen in Europe, but the Great Depression prevented this. I only sell genuine, authentic, watches in "Good" to "Pristine" condition.
Stunning and Minty Vintage Gruen Precision 510. This is part of the same line that has been made famous as the watch worn by Sean Connery in the casino scene of Dr. NO" as James Bond 007 as well as in "From Russia with Love", "You Only Live Twice" and "Goldfinger. This wonderfully preserved piece is in spectacular condition given its age. It is functioning flawlessly and keeping excellent time.
A very highly sought after watch. This individual watch features the N 510 R movement (Inca-bloc balance for shock protection) with sub second hand. Model: Precision James Bond 007. Year of Production: 1950's. Case Diameter: 33mm, not counting crown.
Crown: Winds and sets smoothly. Bracelet/Strap Material: Comes with a gold expansion band and a new black genuine leather strap. Strap Specifications: Both will fit a wrist up to 7.5. Dial Condition: Clean original dial.
Winding Mechanism: Original Swiss Made 17 Jewel manual wind movement runs strong and accurate. Bezel: Because the bezel does not cover much of the dial, the watch plays larger on the wrist than 33mm. Box/Papers: Comes with, non-original, Gruen. Box, no papers authenticity is guaranteed. "Minty" condition signed clean dial movement runs strong & accurate crown winds & sets smoothly clean acrylic crystal all functions working properly no damage all of our watches have been tested and serviced if needed "stunning".Please note that all pictures are taken on the macro setting. This makes even the slightest imperfections, shadows during photography, and specks of dust appear much more prominent even though they are often not visible without magnification. A careful shopper who takes the time to study the photos, reads the entire description, and asks pertinent questions is our best customer.
You will be pleasantly surprised and receive many compliments when wearing your watch. There is nothing that draws attention quite like a stunning watch. Because older vintage wristwatches were made smaller than watches made today, men or women can wear this and would look fabulous on your wrist. All of our watches have been tested and serviced if needed. Is a Phrase That Applies To The Watch Industry Almost More Than Any Other.
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If you like unique and collectible vintage or antique wristwatches, we specialize in Swiss, American, and Japanese timepieces from the 1930s to 1990s comprised of manual wind, automatic, and quartz (battery operated) watches. Vintage Watch Outlet is not an authorized dealer of any of the watch brands we carry. All brand names and trademarks are the property of their respective owners and are used for identification purposes only.This allows us to sell luxury items at discounted prices. Vintage Watch Outlet is not affiliated with any website that sells Fake or Replica items. All of our wristwatches are genuine and authentic. Because most vintage watches being offered are between 30-70 years old, small imperfections, scratches, and wear are to be expected. This is a vintage used watch. It has lived a life before you, so you should not expect it to be new and flawless.
If you want a piece of history in the form of a nice vintage piece, then this may be right for you. It is my hope that all of our items will go to people who will enjoy and appreciate them. We will gladly accept a return, or take care of a problem, if we make a gross error in the description. If we have made no gross errors, it is a final sale.This is merely due to the items being antiques, vintage, or pre-owned. All of our watches are eligible for the Vintage Watch Outlet Lifetime Trade-Up Guarantee. If the watch has been damaged or modified, the amount of the trade-up value may be less than what you paid.
The Lifetime Trade-Up Guarantee is non-transferable. The item "Gruen Precision 510 James Bond 007 Sean Connery Vintage 1950's Mens Watch. 33mm" is in sale since Tuesday, April 20, 2021.This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "watches5555" and is located in Warren, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.