$289.50

SKU: US14835 Categories: , Product ID: 3339

Description

WATCH- “INGERSOL MIDGET” POCKET, NICKEL CASE W/OPEN FRONT, MADE IN 1911, EARLY STYLE COVERTED TO A “WRIST” WATCH BY ADDITION OF D-LOOPS AT THE 12 AND 6 POSITIONS (CIRCA 1917). THIS IS THE FIRST TRUE “WRIST WATCH” DESIGNED FOR USE BY SOLDIERS IN THE TRENCHES WHO COULD NOT DIG A POCKET WATCH OUT OF THIER UNIFORMS WHEN THEY NEED TO CHECK THE TIME, RUNNING CONDITION.