In the spring of Geneva auctioneers Antiquorum held the first ever Omega-only auction that confirmed the demand and worldwide interest for vintage Omega watches, with prices far exceeding expectation, a trend that has largely continued today. Omega, the older of the two, dates back to when founded by Louis Brandt who ran his business as a workshop to assemble pocket watches for distribution in Europe. So successful was this brand that by all their watches were produced under the name Omega Omega being the last letter of the Greek alphabet, symbolising accomplishment and perfection. In Omega launched the Speedmaster, to much critical acclaim, as a sports and racing watch; its name arising from the novel tachymeter scale bezel. Four years later, in , the Omega Speedmaster held the grand title of being the first official watch worn on the moon.
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View Dealers Items Dealer favs. The watch has a good quality hand-winding movement which is working nicely. The movement is fully signed and the serial number 13,, dates it back to The watch measures 34mm diameter excluding the winding crown and the lugs. The case is 9 carat gold and there are hallmarks inside the case back for London , together with the name Baume, the importers and UK agents for Longines watches.