This is a splendid and attractive vintage Omega watch. This piece is in great original unpolished condition. However, the case back has been sanded in the past as there once used to have personal engraving on the back. Solid stainless steel measures 33.3mm across, excluding the crown by 41.7mm lug tip to lug tip.  The case model is 2496-12 SC.  Original signed crown. Brand new crystal. The factory original dial is stunning with visible signs of age marks. Gold-tone hour indexes and set of original hands. The fully serviced manual wind movement is working accurately. Seventeen jewels movement is Omega calibre 283. Movement serial number is 13400147 dating this watch to 1952. It will come with a new 17mm matching high-grade handmade genuine leather strap. The wrist size in the photo is 6 inches. 

1952 OMEGA GENT'S WATCH

SKU: OME844
$1,350.00Price
  • Circa: 1952

    Model: unsigned

    Caliber: 283

    Movement serial #: 13400147

    Jewel count: 17 jewels

    Movement type: Manual wind

    Case model: 2496-12 SC

    Case material: Solid stainless steel

    Case gasket: Does not take a gasket 

    Crystal: new Acyrlic crystal

    Crown: Signed

    Case Diameter excluding crown: 33.3mm

    Case length lug tip to lug tip: 41.7mm

    Dial: Factory original finish

    Hand type: dauphine (original)

    Strap material: genuine leather

    Strap width between lugs: 17mm

    Wrist size in photo: 6 inches