Vintage Omega Constellation C-Shape by Gerald Genta 1960s SS + 18K White Gold
Vintage Omega Constellation C-Shape by Gerald Genta 1960s SS + 18K White gold. The Omega Constellation has been among the highest level of Luxurious and precise watches. On the dial the name Constellation is on top of a Gold Star. On the back of the case we find the famous medallion featuring an observatory crowned by a Constellation of eight stars, evoking the numerous exploits of Omega in word chronometer competition. The Iconic Constellation Connnie, Ref. 168.027, in good condition for its age, all original (Never Polished), designed by Gerald Genta, the designer of the Patek Philippe Nautilus and the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak. Dimension : 35,5 mm in diameter without the crown / 41mm lug to lug / 11 mm thick. 18K White Gold Fluted Bezel. Original Omega SS riveted bracelet 19mm at lugs, 16mm at clasp, the whole in good condition and wearable. The clasp snaps very satisfyingly while closing it. All links present, the length will suit most wrist sizes. Omega Domed acrylic crystal glass without any scratches (The only part that has been replaced new but original). Original creampatined dial, very clean and pretty to look at. Original hands, black, no rust and very clean as well. Signed Omega crown and clasp. Omega in-house automatic chronometer certified caliber 564, one of the most precise movement of its time. The watch has been checked by a watchmaker, it keeps very accurate time. Setting the time and manually winding the watch is a very pleasant experience. Screwed-in Case Back with Constellation logo, (The Observatory and the 8 stars). The Watch is in a rare condition, it shows only a few signs of age, it has been well taken care of. In 1964, Omega launched their first Constellation with the so-called C case, which earned its name from the cases resemblance to two Cs. The C case was a departure from the more traditionally shaped Constellations of the 1950s and this model, the Ref. 168.027, continued this trend with its relatively slim case and combinations of satin and polished finishes. The Connies, as Omega enthusiasts fondly refer to them, were one of the finest and most accurate lines of watches available at the time and catered for various budgets and tastes. With its relatively slim case and combinations of satin and polished finishes.
Omega calibre 564 automatic movement, lever escapement, 24 jewels, mono-metallic balance, 19,800 BPH, precision regulation, Incabloc shock absorber. Silvered satin finished dial, applied baton indexes with black inserts, luminescent dots above, the baton hands with black inserts and luminescent tips, centre seconds. Stainless steel tonneau shaped case with satin finished upper body, polished chamfered edges, satin finished flat bezel with polished chamfered edge, screw-down case back centered with the Constellation emblem, Omega crystal, Omega crown, case, dial, movement, crown and crystal signed. If you have any questions, feel free to ask, I will answer ASAP.
The item "Vintage Omega Constellation C-Shape by Gerald Genta 1960s SS + 18K White Gold" is in sale since Thursday, February 28, 2019. This item is in the category "Bijoux, montres\Montres, pièces, accessoires\Montres classiques".
The seller is "buck1300" and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Matière du Bracelet: Acier
- Numéro de pièce fabricant: Non applicable
- Pour: Homme
- Modèle: Omega Constellation
- Affichage: Aiguilles
- Mouvement: Mécanique à remontage automatique
- Marque: OMEGA