Rittenhouse Fairfax 1959
Described in a 1959 catalog entry as:
A Traditional design that complements any period. Eggshell finish with gold-flecked brown front panel; gold emblem. Two long tubes in brushed brass. “Lifetime” floating striker.
This example is in beige with a silver-gray flecked gray front panel with a gold emblem.
This features the Rittenhouse floating percussion mechanism on a small backplate to fit behind the oval shaped cover.