Vintage 1940s helbros Rose / Pink 10K rolled Gold plate watch & band Cal 84 17J

I recently was able to purchase a nice watch collection in the midwest to offer here. The collector was all about his watches and took very good loving care of them. Here are some specifics about this watch:

Brand: helbros

Model: 17 jewel cal 84

Era: 1940s

Case Composition: 10K rolled gold plate

Case Dimensions including the lugs, but not including the crown or stem: 35mm X 28mm

Running Condition: This watch runs* please refer to asterisk statement below

Band Composition: 10K rolled gold plate

Useable Size: This band and watch combination can work for wrists up to 7 1/4 inches in circumference ( of course this can be changed by changing the watch band )

Notes/Condition: Nice clean Rose gold colored watch and band

* Denotes current condition. The service history of this watch is unknown to me unless I state otherwise. Therefore you should expect to service this watch if you are a responsible collector. Often times these watches have been forgotten in a jewelers desk or in a back room for 30 plus years. I like to save them from that demise and get them back into the hands of collectors. It doesn't take very long for old gummy oil to stop a movement from running ( many times just a week or so ) or even worse if the oil is dried out it might not take too long for the
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