Quote Originally Posted by E. von Hoegh View Post
Stone, it's a railroad watch. The dial is designed for one purpose, ease of reading. The timekeeping commision had fairly strict standards. Gold hands and numerals? Please. I wouldn't own it if it looked like that.
Yea with elegant mother of pearl inlayed into the center of the hands and numerals

Ok now I understand why it's designed that way, makes sense, ease of viewing.