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Ball Official Railroad Bombe circa 1960’s

$1,500.00

Great condition vintage Ball Railroad wristwatch circa 1960’s. This model bears the logo Ball Trainmaster Official Standard, designating it’s approval for use for U.S. railroad employees. Great looking Universal Geneve style bombe lug case 35 X 42mm with screw down caseback, acrylic crystal, and great condition original gloss white dial with bold arabic figures, oversized blued steel spade hands, and red sweep seconds hand. Powered by self winding movement with sweep seconds. Recently fully serviced and detailed and offered with our 1 year warrantee of accurate timekeeping and operation. Offered on your choice of sporty or dressy style strap.

NOTE: This is by far the most desirable case design of the Ball Trainmaster models. It is common that the gloss white paint crazes, chips, or develop other imperfections over the years. The current example is exceptional in the fine condition of the original dial, print, logo, and hands.

Additional information

Maker

Ball

Model Name/Type

Railroad

Man's / Lady's

Men

Model/Case Ref#

1604.B

Case Serial#

470391

Circa

1960

Case mm

35 x 42mm

Case Metal

Stainless Steel

Bezel

Smooth

Crystal

Acrylic

Crown-Pushers

n/a

Dial & Hands

original

Movement Type

Self Winding

Movement Caliber

n/a

Date Function

no

Strap / Bracelet

Fine leather, cordovan, or exotic skin strap

Country of Origin

Switzerland

Condition

Excellent

Box / Papers

No