The Constellation family is one of Omegas oldest collections, it has been around for almost 70 years. Starting out in 1952 as a chronometer for men, since then it has countless aesthetic transformations. In 1948, Omega launched t.
He limited edition Centenary to celebrate. 100th anniversary, the Omega Centenary Chronometer (observatory-certified chronometer), the first automatic chronometer ever offered by the brand. This special timepiece was so popular that Omega continued producing it in a non-limited version. The limited edition Centenary was so high in demand by customers that Omega decided to create a new model family of automatic chronometer watches in 1952: The Constellation with an automatic bumper movements chronometer Omega caliber.
By the arrival of quartz. Omega was quick on their feet. Embracing the quartz revolution and in 1970, the brand presented three lines of watches with quartz calibers, one of these models, the Constellation Electroquartz. This time, we are offering a special timepiece, one of the top-range Omega models, the Omega Constellation Chronometer Electronic f300 Hz that uses a special tuning fork movement, caliber Omega 1250, date indicator, Swiss made. It has a central second hand that moves around very smoothly, the watch makes a very distinctive humming sound.
This is a stunning timepiece is a vintage Omega wristwatch dated from 1973. T has 35.4mm diameter (without crown) round case in yellow gold field and stainless steel back. Eautiful silver dial with gold and black hour marks and hands, minute marks as well; it has the Omega logo at 12 and the date indicator at 3. It is coming with a brand new brown leather strap.After +45 years, it is still in LOVELY condition, original crown and OEM crystal. Runs very well, keeps great time. This movement was based on the Bulova Accutron technology that Omega licensed. Movement Licensed Bulova & Pat. Case Lug to Lug 41.3. Vintage watches are traditionally smaller than today's watches. Men's watches typically measure between 29-36mm (some larger, some smaller) wide excluding the crown. In the listing details we typically try to do our best to list all pertinent dimensions of a watch. If you don't see it, or we failed to do so, please reach out to us.
Women's watches from the 1900s-1970s were also much smaller than today's offerings. We prefer to shoot photographs outside when weather is permitting. However, when we shoot indoors, please be aware that we shoot our photographs inside of lightboxes that are lit with 360 LED bulbs. This indeed magnifies any flaws.
Usually, they are much less obvious to the naked eye. Having said that, we never photoshop any of our photography, remove blemishes, etc.We adjust light when necessary, but what you see is what you are getting, and we take pride in that. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. See all the photos, feel free to ask questions if you have any.
It will be carefully packed. Check out my other items listed. Please if you have Zero or Low feedback please get in contact before. If this item is a watch, unless otherwise noted, it is keeping accurate time over a 2-4 hour time period.We specialize in watches that are 20-100 years old, and as such, these items are previously worn and the quality of the item WILL reflect that. Expect for a vintage timepiece to have blemishes... This is part of what gives these amazing pieces their charm. Further, unless a watch specifically says that it has been recently serviced, expect that at some point in time, this timepiece will need a professional servicing in order to run and keep excellent time This is also something that goes along with owning any mechanical watch If an extremely accurate, worry free experience is what you are seeking, we would recommend purchasing a new quartz watch. Very few, if any, vintage watches will keep as accurate time as a modern quartz watch. We do our absolute best to take accurate photographs of our items and to show any blemishes.
Examples of common characteristics of a vintage timepiece are. Unless stated that the strap is new, the leather is often quite old and may need replacing in the future. Metal bracelets may not include all of the links that the watch originally may have come with, but can be replaced with a bracelet or strap of your choosing. If the item is a piece of vintage jewelry, be aware that the item may have some minor blemishes such as. Missing stones (view photos, we will NEVER photoshop in a missing stone or piece).
We do our best to take accurate photos and provide accurate descriptions. We want this purchasing experience to be a pleasant and surprise free one. Vintage and antique items, unless "new old stock", have been around the block a time or two. Thank you for your business! We hope to see you return in the future!
The item "1973 Omega Constellation Chronometer Electronic f300 Hz Cal. 1250 Tuning Fork" is in sale since Thursday, August 12, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "secondhandhorology" and is located in Roscoe, Illinois.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.