Iterum builds new watches from vintage mechanical watch movements. This watch using a Waltham 1177 movement is available for purchase.
This is a Swiss made AS 1194 movement produced sold by Waltham Watch Co under their own caliber number 1177. The balance has shock protection. Cap jewels can be found on the top and bottom of the escape wheel and on the bottom of the third wheel. These movements were produced around 1945 and were commonly found in military watches.
The hour and minute hands on this watch are new old stock (NOS) hands made for an AS 1194 movement. The old lume was removed, the hands were cleaned, and new luminous material was applied. The second hand is new.
Winding: Manual wind
Maker calibre: 1177
Country of origin: Swiss
Caliber: AS 1194
Production date: ca. 1945
The color of the hands attempts to match the color of the dial. The hands glow with a green tint in the dark.
The letters "WXO" on the balance cock is the US import code for Waltham.
A mark from a previous service can be seen on the dial side of the movement in the shape of a 7 or V.