Omega vintage Constellation Pie Pan Automatic Black dial crosshair watch + box
Omega vintage Constellation Pie Pan Automatic Black dial crosshair watch + box. Constellation Pie Pan - Omega flagship vintage model. Rare vintage red watch box (well used). Look and feel dapper at work or a black tie event with a vintage Omega like this. What sets this apart from other Constellation's is the overall condition. Price to sell, any offers will be ignored.. The movement is Automatic and really clean looking and very reliable. It has just been serviced and the. Dial has been repainted to black. The watch will include a 6 month timing. The Chronometer status winch is rare to have with any watch from the 1960s. Its a classy and beautiful. Overall condition would be 8/10 so expect very minor imperfections but as you can see from the high resolution photos the watch is in very good vintage condition. Please study the photos as this makes part of the description. Leather strap of good Italian quality. We can change for a plain black leather if you prefer. Red Omega box is in good condition overall but well used. The back case is engraved rather than the Constellation observatory. It was very popular to have engraving on the watch. The case is original and is a. Opening which needs a special tool to open. The movement (engine of the watch) confirmed by the watch master as cal 564 - one of the finest movement Omega made. Perfect gift for a loved one or a treat for yourself. Rest of World: 2-3 days. They hold their value brilliantly and should actually increase in value over the next few years as they become rarer and rarer. A vintage watch like this in excellent condition and serviced by a Omega specialist is very difficult to find. Basically a subtle way to show off the exquisiteness of good taste.
See our other watches, some top notch gents & ladies ones. We have excellent feedback / testimonials. Any collector out there I'm sure you would agree what a rare find this is.
You will receive very fast. Some trivia on Omega watches.
In 1848 a 23 year old named Louis Brandt is credited with starting the brand which later became Omega. In the early 1900's OMEGA's watches were prized by railroad professionals in China, the United States, Canada and much of Europe. The association between OMEGA and swimming dates back to the 1932 Los Angeles Olympic Games.
The relationship is still going strong. Omega was a major supplier of watches to large ministries of defense, especially during the 1st and 2nd World Wars. The company's timepieces would go on to be used by the armed and special forces of British, France, Italy, USA, Norway, Sweden, Canada to name a few.
Important musicians including Elvis, Beatles members & Buddy Holly have been photographed wearing Omega watches. Past world leaders such as JFK and Mikhail Gorbachev choice of watch. Pope John Paul II wore Omega watches. Before official chronometers, Olympic chronographs or the NASA-approved Speedmasters Omega watches. Omega "Pie Pan" is used a term in the industry /collectors to describe the style dials from other models.
The dial that has the hour/minute markers placed in a concentric ring that slopes down at a constant angle i. E, not rounded, from a raised flat center, and that the center is often a contrasting color or tone. This design usually commands a premium price and seen in the Constellation & De Ville models. The Geneva Line, created in 1953, was made as an homage to our workshops in Geneva where OMEGAs best regulators were working. The line was finally discontinued in 1979 as the law in Geneva stipulates that a brand must have a presence in the canton of Geneva to include the word Geneva or any variation of on the dial.
Omega has four main vintage watch families today that are well known to everyone interested in the brand: Seamaster, Geneve, Constellation and De Ville. The item "Omega vintage Constellation Pie Pan Automatic Black dial crosshair watch + box" is in sale since Sunday, May 19, 2019.
This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Wristwatches". The seller is "fineauctionclub" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Gender: Men's
- Model: Omega Constellation
- Watch Shape: Round
- Case Material: Stainless Steel
- Strap Type: Two-Piece Strap
- Movement: Mechanical (Automatic)
- Face Colour: Black
- Year of Manufacture: 1960-1969
- MPN: Does Not Apply
- Age Group: Adult
- Display: Analog
- Lug Width: 18mm
- Brand: OMEGA
- Case Size: 34mm
- Water Resistance: Not Water Resistant
- Number of Jewels: More than 23 Jewels
- Strap Material: Leather
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland
- Style: Dress/Formal
- Features: 12-Hour Dial
- Case Finish: Polished
- Complications: Date Indicator
- Water Resistance Rating: Not Water Resistant
- Strap Colour: Brown
- Case Colour: Silver