ORIGINAL 1970s RETRO WATCH
HUDSON INSTALITE JUMP HOUR DIGITAL REF 16JL5
Hudson Instalite Jump hour watch , Swiss made and never worn before , circa 1970s . Eye catching and very unusual . Features a 17 Jeweled wind up movement with a light for nighttime viewing . Jump hour watches were also known as " direct read " or even " digital " because of the way they tell the time using rotating discs that appear behind little apertures . This model shows hours and mins on its 2 easy to read white discs set in a rectangular bronze facia . The watch is finished in lustrous chromium plating and fitted on a period stainless steel mesh bracelet .Really cool looking with great retro appeal and typifies the 1970s watch design .
Completely original , circa 1970s , brand new old stock and running perfectly having just been serviced . This will certainly get you noticed and i am sure not many of your friends will have one of these.
Top case to bottom 38mm , side to side ( without crown ) 36mm , thickness ( crystal to back cover ) 11.5mm
Price £79 + postage