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By the late 1930's mens watches were more masculine. This was made possible by the advent of square movements.Until then all movements were round, limiting the designs.This group eventually encompassed over 50 companies including, Lanco, Lémania and Hamilton.
There are several ways to get an idea of when your watch was made.
The 1940's watch styles were very similar to the styles of the 30's. A few years following the end of WWII america entered a period of prosperity, economic growth, and technical advancements in electronics and science. Many (but not all) watches were affected by the vision of the future. 1960's watches were a little bigger than they had been before.
As you can see from some of these examples, bold and fancy was back in style! Hands got a little wider and came to a sharper point.
It will NOT tell you the actual date the watch was acquired...
many watches spent years in warehouses before being sold... If there are some letters incoroporated in the serial number (common with Hamilton and Elgin) your watch was probably made AFTER the last date on the chart.
Both Brandt brothers died in 1903, placing the fate of the company in the control of four descendants, the oldest of whom, Paul-Emile Brandt, was only 23 years of age.