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The Gruen 453 Material Catalog was the last of the series of vintage catalogs produced by Gruen. It dates to 1953. There was one produced in the 1970's that was a big departure from these early Material Catalogs and isn't very interesting. Contained inside is information on
- Parts interchangeability (stems, staffs, all other watch parts)
- Movement descriptions
- Hand sizes and types