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: STEEL OR GOLD-TONE DEPLOYANT CLASP GENUINE AFRICAN ELEPHANT BANDS
: Certain collectors are very fond of Genuine African Elephant
: watchbands because every one is unique with a different
: highly-textured skin pattern and they are incredibly durable.
: These are JB Champion USA new old stock bands from the 1960s.
: They're great to wear because they come with JB's famous sliding
: clasp mechanism that allows you to adjust the tension easily.
: Plus, they are long enough for even the largest wrists and it's
: easy to adjust these or even trim them as shown to fit small
: Available in 11/16 or 3/4 inches (17.3mm-18mm or 19mm) in black or
: dark brown, with steel or yellow gold-plated clasps. Email
: email@example.com for more sizing information and photos.
: Price: $165
: LONG STANDARD 2-PC GENUINE ELEPHANT BANDS
: Something special for your vintage 16mm, 19mm or 20mm lugs watch.
: Two very rare Genuine Elephant JB Champion bands. The wider ends
: one is modeled above on the Heuer Autavia Siffert. It is an
: excellent sand color with ends that will fit 19mm or 20mm lugs
: watches. The second one is a 16mm black band shown here:
: One of the most rare old stock vintage watch bands to find, and
: especially rare in a Long Length like this. Produced in the
: 1960s/70s and discovered as vintage New Old Stock. This Exotic
: Skin is one of the most unique and durable for old watch straps,
: and these special Long Length versions are very desirable for
: watch collectors with larger wrist sizes. Finding these in Long
: Length is nearly impossible. Nice deep texture to the skin. From
: a time when vintage watch bands were made with better materials
: than what is used today in modern straps. Long Length straps
: measure 8 1/2 inches (21.8cm) placed end to end, not including
: the buckle, a full inch more than standard straps. Metric
: measurements of the two pieces are 128/90mm. Lightly padded
: strap that won't detract from a fine watch but has strong
: thickness. Band is 3.8mm thick where it meets the watch and
: 3.6mm thick at the tail end. The buckle end width is 16mm. Comes
: with a unique shape JB Champion steel buckle or you can request
: a yellow gold-tone buckle.
: 16mm black $175
: 19/20mm sand $250
: PAYPAL or QUESTIONS to firstname.lastname@example.org
: Shipping is $6.99 in the USA or $13.99 via Priority. International
: buyers email for a shipping quote.
: Thanks for looking, Bill (Squinky)
: Check out our Long Vintage Bands and Exotic Skin sections for more
: rare vintage watch straps. Most of these are unique items
: purchased from vintage NOS stock many years ago. We specialize
: in selling 100s of Exotic Skin watch bands made of genuine
: crocodile alligator shark caribou zebu bison deerskin water
: bison ostrich skin wild boar snakeskin sheepskin buffalo goat
: skin lizard camel and other Exotic Skins.