Rotary Watches Ltd was established at La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, by Moise Dreyfuss in 1895. By the 1920s family members, Georges and Sylvain Dreyfuss began importing Rotary watches to Britain, which was to become the company's most successful market.
We have a Rotary Avenger. Its 34mm gold plated stainless steel case has polished and brushed surfaces, leading to angled tapering lugs. At 41mm lug to lug length, you can be sure of a comfortable fit on the wrist. A stepped bezel holds a domed crystal. The silver sunburst dial is slightly domed with an outer minute track clearly marked. Slim steel baton indexes mark the hours. At 3 o’clock you find a date window. Slim baton hands have lume tips alongside a center seconds hand, completing the simple yet elegant dial. On the reverse, a screw-down case back. Inside a manually wound FE Cal.140 17 Jewels 21600 Beats per hour. Fitted on an 18mm tan leather strap.
Points of Mention
This watch is sold as "Watch Only" and therefore comes with no original Rotary box or original Rotary paperwork. The watch comes paired with a complimenting brown leather strap. The watch is from Circa. 1975 and is in worn/vintage condition with some signs of wear throughout, please see the photos. The watch comes with our 12-Months NON-Waterproof Warranty.
A lot of watch for not a lot of money. This really will tick the boxes for those looking for an affordable yellow tone dress watch, or for someone venturing into vintage or even a veteran of vintage! Plus I believe this watch would make a lovely gift.