empressissi™ is pleased to offer this fantastic early OMEGA dress watch for men from the early 40s. This watch has the sought after hi beat rectangular movement is ready to wear, gift or add to your collection.
This watch houses a quality 17.8 series caliber with 17 jewels, running on 19,800 beats per hour. It is housed in an original signed APEX 14K gold filled case in rose gold with horned lugs and has a good crown and mint crystal.
The dial of this watch is factory original and in excellent shape in dual tone copper/white with original set of hands.
This unique Omega watch measures 23mm side to side (excluding crown) and 37mm from top lug to bottom lug and is relatively modest in size even for a vintage watch.
Attached to this watch is a standard length brand new, 16mm wide quality TIMEPIECE padded genuine leather band in black tone with unsigned anti-allergic buckle in white tone.
Vintage watches are smaller than today's standards;
To avoid the inconvenience of returns merely due to wrong size expectations, Please study the listed sizes and keep in mind that in most cases, vintage watches will be smaller than today's standards and are unlikely to fit a large wrist. For your convenience, and to better understand the proportions of vintage watches sizes, download and print a copy of our unique watch size reference PDF page.