empressissi™ is pleased to offer this fantastic early OMEGA dress watch for men from the mid 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 R17.8 series caliber with 17 jewels, running on 19,800 beats per hour. It is housed in an original signed slim stainless steel case in elegant brushed/smooth finish and has an original crown and mint flat generic crystal.
The dial of this watch was professionally restored in the past in the correct pearl tone; shows very few signs of age and has an elegant numerals print with an original set of hands.
This unique Omega watch measures 28mm side to side (excluding crown) and 38mm from top lug to bottom lug and is just a bit thicker than 6mm.
Attached to this watch is a standard length brand new, 16mm wide quality slim genuine leather band in black tone with unsigned anti-allergic buckle in yellow 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.