Omega Constellation Steel Pie Pan TURLER Dial Vintage Steel Automatic Mens watch. "Pie Pan" vintage Omega Constellation dating back to 1963. Very clean and original Turler collaboration crosshair dial. This is a rare Omega "Turler" that is in very good condition.
This watch is particular rare because of the Turler Limited Edition status. "TURLER" is a high end Swiss jeweller Omega used to collaborate with and would only bear it's name on exquisite / special editions of Omega's. This makes is even rarer. The movement caliber 561 was certified "Chronometer" - which basically means it was tested to a higher level of accuracy than most watches from its era. The date display is obviously a useful / essential tool for some.
The watch has just been serviced by a local watchmaker and is working beautifully and back to original factory recommendations at 0-5 seconds a day beating at 19800bhp with the Bear Error at 0.00. Its a classy and beautiful. Please study the photos as this makes part of the description. Naturally there will be some imperfections but overall very good condition. The Geneva observatory is on the back case.A new tan brown strap has been added to give this watch a modern twist. However if you prefer a classic brown or black leather strap please message us shortly after checkout and we can change. Priced to sell - no offers.
Perfect gift for a loved one or a treat for yourself. Model: Constellation "Pie Pan" TURLER.
Movement: Automatic Caliber 561- self winding. EU: 2 workings days (via DHL).
They hold their value brilliantly and should actually increase in value over the next few years as they become rarer and rarer. Basically a subtle way to show off the exquisiteness of good taste. Fine Watch Club are used Watch Dealers based in Norwich, England. 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 including the Constellation range. 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. In 1947 Omega introduced the Seamaster Cosmic Moon Phase wristwatch. It was the brands first calendar watch to display the time and the date with its hands and day.
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. OMEGA SEAMASTER DE VILLE: The Omega De Ville was introduced into the Seamaster range in 1963. It was considered by Omega to be the ultimate dress-watch, the personification of elegance, but retaining the country sport mantra so eagerly aspired to by certain echelons of society in the 1960s.Although subtle and understated, at its heart remained a very sturdy accurate sports movement in a unique one-piece case. The Omega Seamaster was introduced in 1948. The De Ville version of the Seamaster featured a front-loading case where the access to the movement was gained through the front of the watch rather than the back. The Seamaster De Ville was available from 1963. The item "Omega Constellation Steel Pie Pan TURLER Dial Vintage Steel Automatic Mens watch" is in sale since Thursday, October 21, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "fine-watch-club" and is located in Norwich. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.