Formerly known as the La Generale Watch Co. it was founded by Louis Brandt in La Chaux-de-Fonds in 1848. In 1903 they renamed the company Omega until 1982 when they officially changed their name to Omega SA. They are part of the Swiss Swatch Group.
This 1952 Omega has a quality Made in England Dennison 33.5mm stainless steel case. A lug to lug length of 40mm ensures a comfortable fit on your wrist. The beveled bezel holds a domed crystal. A white dial has applied Arabic 12, 3, and 9 with slim batons in between. At 6 o’clock a sub-seconds. Fine pencil hands complete the classic dial. On the reverse a case back. Inside a Manually Wound Omega Cal. 266, 17 Jewels, 18,000 beats per hour. Fitted on an 18mm leather strap.
Points of Mention
This watch is sold as "Watch Only" and therefore comes with no original Omega box or paperwork. The watch comes paired with a nice blue leather strap that suits the watch nicely. The watch is from Circa. 1952 and is in worn, vintage condition, however, as you can see from the photos it is in very good condition considering the age. The watch comes with our 12-Months NON-Waterproof Warranty.
A classic Omega, not much needs to be said more than that. Simple, classic and elegant. The perfect Omega for the fan, the enthusiast, the hardcore collector, or the newbie...
Movement : Manually Wound Omega Cal. 266
Age : 1951/1960
Specific Age : Circa. 1952
Case Size : 33.5mm
Case Thickness : 9mm
Lug to Lug : 40mm
Lugs : 18mm
Condition : Pre-Owned
Box & Papers : None
Case Material : Stainless Steel
Service History : 12-Months NON-Waterproof Warranty