Japanese for The Disney Store quartz ladies' wrist watch, beautiful blue metal dial with raised silver Arabic-style numbers and markers and a multicolored deception of Tinkerbell in the center of the dial, sleek silver steel wedge & whip style hands and sweep second hand, heavy smooth polish round stainless steel (SS) case with fancy teardrop-design extended lugs and a glass crystal, measures approx. 23mm in diameter x 29mm lug to lug and is showing only light even wear but the glass crystal does have a few light scratches, back of case is marked "Made Exclusively for The Disney Store" with a Mickey Mouse logo in the center, light blue leather band is showing some wear but is likely the original to the watch, we can replace it with a new black leather band at no charge if desired. A fun and attractive vintage Tinkerbell watch from the 1980s in excellent condition!
- Year Made: 1980s
- Setting/Movement Type:
- Dial Material: metal
- Dial Color: blue
- Dial Details: Tinkerbell
- Hand Style:
wedge, whip, sweep second hand
- Case Style:
Case Width, without crown:
23mm (0.91 inches)
Case Length, lug to lug:
29mm (1.14 inches)
7mm (0.28 inches)
Interior Lug Width:
6in. to 6.99in.
(measurement range includes watch length & band)
- Band Material: leather strap
- Crystal Material: glass
Quartz watches have been commonly found from the 1970's to today; they are excellent timekeepers and easy to maintain, but do not contain the mechanical (winding or self-winding) movements that most of our antique watches possess. This specific watch has been assessed for running and setting condition and is properly working as expected. With this type of movement, you can expect the watch to keep at minimum +/- 1 minute per week accuracy, with many quartz-movement watches keeping accuracy levels of +/- 1 minute per month or better.
Prior to shipping, all quartz watches purchased from PM Time Service will have a new battery installed for you at no additional charge. Please anticipate an additional 1-2 day delay in processing your order for us to complete the battery update. While each watch will draw power of its battery differently, it is reasonable to expect that a fresh battery will last at least 1 year. When it is time for a new battery to be installed, you can either contact us
for a quote on our current battery and return shipping charge, or most local jewelers will be able to assist you.
At PM Time Service, we refer to a "character watch" as any watch that has a dial, and possible other components, that have a cartoon character, public figure or a fictional character printed on them. There were many companies, such as US Time, Ingersoll and Timex, that were commissioned by the character-owner (such as Disney for example) to produce watches with these images, and in most cases, the characters watches were completed at the factory and not as an after-market addition. While most of the PM Time Service character watches are vintage, this type of watch is still in production today, albeit with updated quartz movements
Character watches were primarily targeted towards children and as such, a large number of the watches produced were of lower quality or "dollar watches
" and were also considered ladies' or mid-sized. While the original focus group for sales may have been targeted at children and young adults, we do see many purchases today by adults for their own use. If you need a longer band than the one currently fitted to this watch (6in. to 6.99in. in overall length, including watch, for this particular item), please contact us
with your desired length and we'll get you a quote on a replacement band. In most cases, you can also take the wrist watches to your local jeweler to fit you a new band as well.
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