1175 Buford Highway. Suite 120
Suwanee, Georgia. 30024
www.goldsmithworks.com
770.831.1257 - 1.800.438.6894

Date/Report Number …..100111.FRR1YU4 Item:  WWII GERMAN WEHRMACHT D-H GLYCINE MILITARY WRIST WATCH
wpe13.jpg (26276 bytes) wpe14.jpg (19099 bytes) wpe15.jpg (26827 bytes)

Description of item: VINTAGE WWII GERMAN WEHRMACHT D-H GLYCINE MILITARY WRIST WATCH 33.9 X    40.2 WITH AS1130 WEHRMACHTSWERK (army movement) AND WIRE LUG TURNED EDGE HABANA CROCODILE STRAP AND  STAINLESS STEEL PUSH BUTTON QUICK RELEASE DEPLOYMENT BUCKLE

. ..Estimated Retail Replacement Value $ 1199.00


Reports are supplied at the request of the customer and it is for the customer's exclusive use. Reports express an opinion of the time of the examination of the jewelry. This report is for customers use only for the following two purposes, indicating estimated retail replacement value to obtain insurance coverage, or for the purpose of providing geological information. goldsmith Works does not guarantee that the appraisal valuation will result in a sale at the price. Estimated retail replacement value is arrived after analyses of what the approximate high retail cash asking price is for labor, materials, and design. These prices may be substantially higher than actual transaction or warranty with regards to any item described in the report, since jewelry grading is not an exact science, this  report represent the best opinion of the company. GoldSmith Works is in no case responsible for differences that occur by repeated grading by other experts in the field and/or use of other standards, norms, methods or criteria other than those used by GoldSmith Works. GoldSmith Works is expressly held harmless by customers including, but with out limitation for any claims or actions that may arise out of negligence in connection with the preparation of this laboratory report, or actions based upon the customer's use of the report. The information on the carat weight, clarity grade, color grade on the report is approximate due to the limitations in jewelry grading. The item was tested, graded, and examined under 10x magnification using the techniques and equipment available to GoldSmith Works, including fully corrected triplet loupe, binocular microscope, master color comparison guides, diamond color comparison tools, electronic carat balance, non-contact optical measuring device, and ancillary instruments necessary at the time of Exam

 

 

 

WWII
GERMAN
WEHRMACHT
D-H
GLYCINE
MILITARY WRIST WATCH

33.9 X 40.2

WITH

AS1130
WEHRMACHTSWERK
(army movement)

AND

TOP-OF-THE-LINE
WIRE LUG
TURNED EDGE
HABANA
CROCODILE STRAP

AND

STAINLESS STEEL
PUSH BUTTON
QUICK RELEASE
DEPLOYMENT BUCKLE

*******************************

MOST GERMAN ISSUE WATCHES
WERE
BRASS BASE WITH CHROME FINISH
HAD WIRE LUGS
HAD THE 15J AS 1130 MOVEMENT
HAD BLACK DIALS
HAD RADIUM MARKERS
HAD RADIUM NUMERALS
HAD RADIUM FILLED HANDS
HAD SCREW DOWN STEEL CASE BACKS
WERE WATER "PROOF"
MANY WERE SIGNED
D - DH - DU - KM

IMG_7987.JPG (166187 bytes)


THOUGH IT IS FEATURED IN TWO HISTORICAL MILITARY WATCH BOOKS
THE GERMAN WWII GLYCINE IS PRETTY RARE
WE ARE MORE THEN EXCITED TO HAVE HAD THE OPPORTUNITY
TO RESTORE THIS COLLECTIBLE TIME PIECE
AND
OFFER THE OPPORTUNITY FOR YOU TO OWN THIS BEAUTY

IMG_7961.JPG (144459 bytes)

I KNOW THAT SOME PATRONS ENJOY KEEPING THEIR WATCHES
AS FOUND. BUT SOMETIMES OE HAS TO TAKE A STEP OUT...

THIS WATCH IS COMPLETELY ORIGINAL
EXCEPTING SOME VERY IMPORTANT IMPROVEMENTS

IMG_7960.JPG (135340 bytes)

AS YOU CAN SEE. THIS GLYCINE HAS A WIRE LUG CASE
AND THE CASE IS BRASS WITH CHROME PLATING THAT IS WORN
AND SHOWS A LONG HARD LIFE
JUST WHAT A WWII MILITARY WATCH SHOULD SHOW

IMG_8147.JPG (152025 bytes)

WHILE WE ARE EXPERT AT REFINISHING
CHROME PLATED BRASS CASES TO MINT CONDITION.
WE ALSO WANTED TO KEEP THIS TIME PIECE AS
CLOSE TO ORIGINAL AS POSSIBLE

SO WE DECIDED JUST TO RESTORE CERTAIN ASPECTS
THAT  HAS MADE THIS WWII GLYCINE A WINNER

THE RADIUM NUMERALS AND MARKERS WERE REMOVED

IMG_7986.JPG (126690 bytes)

THE RADIUM WAS REMOVED
FROM THE NUMERALS AND MARKERS .

THE DIAL WAS CLEANED AND PROFESSIONALLY
RESTORED EXACTLY AS IT WAS ORIGINALLY MADE & FINISHED
BY
REPAINTING THE CHAPTER RING
REPAINTING THE SUB-SECONDS REGISTER
RE-LUMING THE NUMERALS
RE-LUING THE MARKERS

IMG_7981.JPG (117331 bytes)

THE FACT IS, FOR EVERY INDIVIDUAL HARD CORE
KEEP IT AS IT IS, THERE ARE 50 WHO WOULD
INVEST WITH THE ORIGINAL DIAL BEING AND
LOOKING AS ORIGINAL AS IT WAS AND NOW IS.

REMEMBER THAT

THE OTHER AREA WHERE WE SPENT TIME
IS THE MOVEMENT & STRAP

IMG_7946.JPG (97616 bytes)

IF YOU ARE FAMILIAR WITH ROCK'S WORKS..
[GOOGLE GOLDSMITHWORKS & WATCH BRAND NAME OR MILITARY WATCH]

YOU WOULD KNOW THAT HE CHOOSES ORIGINAL LEATHER STRAPS
MILITARY NATO STYLE, NYLON STRAPS, ORIGINAL METAL
STRAPS BANDS ET AL FOR MILITARY WATCHES.

ON OTHER NON-MILITARY WATCHES, HE PROVIDES NEW TOP
OF THE LINE STRAPS. PERIOD. NO CHEAP STRAPS OR BANDS OR BRACELETS.
YOU RECEIVE AWESOME STRAPS THAT ARE AS GREAT AS THE TIME PIECES
OH AND THE WARRANTY!

AND WHAT THE ABOVE MEANS IS THAT HE CHOSE TO ADD A FANTASTIC
EXPENSIVE, WIRE LUG CROCODILE STRAP TO THIS GLYCINE.

AND, HE RAISED THE BAR!!
HE ADDED A STAINLESS STEEL DEPLOYMENT
BUT NOT A SIMPLE DEPLOYMENT
HE ADDED A PUSH BUTTON QUICK RELEASE DEPLOYMENT

SO, HE PREPARED THIS TIME PIECE TO E WORN
TO GLOW IN THE DARK
TO RECEIVE ACCOLADES FROM THOSE WHOM WITNESS THIS AWESOME
GLYCINE ON YOUR WRIST

BUT AN ADDED FACT HERE

ONE SHOULD TAKE ARE OF THE RARE BEAUTY
IT CAN AND SHOULD E WORN
BUT IT SHOULD E AN OCCASION WATCH
AND NOT A WORK OR EVERY DAY WATCH
IT SIMPLY IS TOO RARE

IMG_7932.JPG (133818 bytes)

HERE DENISE PREPARED THE TAG
FOR ROCK TO ENTER ON HIS
JOB SHEET. YOU NOTICE THE WORD "GLYCINE"

THIS IS A CROC STRAP
IT HAS TURNED EDGES
IT IS PADDED
HAND STITCHED
AND
HAS THE OPEN END
SYSTEM
BOTH THE METAL HASP AND GLUED EDGE
FOR INSTALLATION

IMG_7934.JPG (110988 bytes)

ABOVE YOU SEE THE YELLOW/ORANGE PAPER THAT IS REMOVED
TO REVEAL A GLUED AREA. THE METAL PIECE IS BENT
OVER AND THE TONGUE LIFTED OVER

IMG_7965.JPG (146620 bytes)

HERE THE STRAP WILL BE PLACED UNDER THE WIRE LUG

IMG_7967.JPG (99925 bytes)

HERE THE STRAP IS NOW POSITIONED

IMG_7969.JPG (111991 bytes)

HERE THE METAL TAB IS READY TO USE THE
TOOL TO RIGHT TO COMPRESS THE STEEL TABS

IMG_7971.JPG (115734 bytes)

HERE THE GLUED OVER PIECE IS SET

 

IMG_7976.JPG (119039 bytes)

HERE THE STRAP IS PERMANENTLY ATTACHED

IMG_7978.JPG (95003 bytes)

HERE THE DEPLOYMENT IS ATTACHED

 

IMG_7983.JPG (107916 bytes)

YOU CAN SEE THE RIGHT RELEASE PUSH BUTTON

IMG_7948.JPG (105367 bytes)

THE UNDER SIDE

IMG_7943.JPG (99442 bytes)

A SIDE VIEW

IMG_7941.JPG (130223 bytes)

A TOP VIEW

IMG_7973.JPG (124484 bytes)

WOW
IMAGINE WHERE THIS TIME PIECE HAS BEEN
AN AWESOME
KILLER
GLYCINE

IMG_7980.JPG (104614 bytes)

THE STRAP IS BEAUTIFUL
STUNNING
AWESOME
LUXURY

IMG_7964.JPG (147665 bytes)

THE NEW
ILLUMINATED
NUMERALS
MARKERS
&
HANDS
ARE
PERFECT

THIS PIC WAS TAKEN IN THE LIGHT
YOU CAN SEE IT
OUT SIDE
IN THE LIGHT
THE NUMERALS AND MARKERS
GLOW

IMG_7954.JPG (125690 bytes)

SCREW DOWN
STEEL CASE BACK
IS SIGNED:

WASSERDIGHT
[WATER PROOF]

STAHLBODEN
[STEEL BACK/BOTTOM]

D 85239 H
[SERVICE WATCH ARMY (HEER)]

IMG_7950.JPG (124961 bytes)

NEW CASE BACK SEAL

 

IMG_7928.JPG (181068 bytes)

 

AS 1130
15 JEWELS
Features
manual wind
sub second

Data
13''', Dm= 29.0mm
H= 3.8mm
15/18/17/21 jewels
f = 18000 A/h
power reserve 38h


*****************************

CONDITION
- EXCELLENT- 
WATCH WINDS SETS & RUNS

**************************************\