5.7 English 9K Gold J W Benson Half Hunter Pocket Watch with Original Box. Half Hunter. 51mm. Stem Wound / Stem Set. London 1927

Movement – this gilt ¾ plate movement has a lever escapement and a micro regulator. The movement is signed “J W Benson, 17 Jewels, Swiss Made”. The movement is in 90% mint condition – some spotting on the mainspring wheel.

Case – the movement comes in a solid English 9K Gold, J W Benson Half Hunter case, which has a hinged back, inner and front cover. The front cover pops open crisply to 90 degrees when you press the winder in. The case has dark blue enamel numbers on the front cover and a smooth plain finish on the rest of the case. The case is in 90% mint condition – small bruises on the side and light surface scratches on the back

Dial – the white enamel dial has a full set of blue steel hands and is signed “J W Benson, London, Swiss Made” and is in 100% mint condition. The watch has a fine mineral glass over the dial and a mineral one in the front cover. The watch comes in a red leather box lined with cream velvet and silk signed “J W Benson”. The box is in excellent condition

£1250 including shipping -