Overall looks and works wonderful. The movement (engine of the watch) is Automatic so it will never need a battery.
It's self winding when being worn or to top up instant reserve power for 24 hours it can be hand wound once a day. The new watch box seen in the picture will be supplied. Naturally this also will help protect the item in transit.The strap gives this a watch a modern twist and personally we think looks really good. However if you prefer a more class black or dark brown leather strap please let us know shortly after checkout and we can swap. We do not recommend jumping into the water with any vintage watch. Although this bears the Seamaster name and was once upon a time classed as 30m waterproof this usually last 2 years then needs to be checked. This info is in the original handbook and still applies to modern Omega Seamasters although no one hardly ever reads that bit...
Basically keep away from high humidity rooms like shower rooms just to be sure. Movement: Automatic (Self-Winding) Cal 565 - self winding. We can help with that..
They hold their value brilliantly and should actually increase in value over the next few years as they become rarer and rarer. A vintage watch like this in excellent condition and serviced by a Omega specialist is very difficult to find. Basically a subtle way to show off the exquisiteness of good taste. See our other watches, some top notch gents & ladies ones. We have excellent feedback / testimonials.
Any collector out there I'm sure you would agree what a rare find this is. You will receive very fast. Some trivia on Omega watches. In 1848 a 23 year old named Louis Brandt is credited with starting the brand which later became Omega. In the early 1900's OMEGA's watches were prized by railroad professionals in China, the United States, Canada and much of Europe.The association between OMEGA and swimming dates back to the 1932 Los Angeles Olympic Games. The relationship is still going strong. Omega was a major supplier of watches to large ministries of defense, especially during the 1st and 2nd World Wars. The company's timepieces would go on to be used by the armed and special forces of British, France, Italy, USA, Norway, Sweden, Canada to name a few.
Important musicians including Elvis, Beatles members & Buddy Holly have been photographed wearing Omega watches including the Constellation range. Past world leaders such as JFK and Mikhail Gorbachev choice of watch. Pope John Paul II wore Omega watches. Before official chronometers, Olympic chronographs or the NASA-approved Speedmasters Omega watches. In 1947 Omega introduced the Seamaster Cosmic Moon Phase wristwatch.It was the brands first calendar watch to display the time and the date with its hands and day. The Geneva Line, created in 1953, was made as an homage to our workshops in Geneva where OMEGAs best regulators were working. The line was finally discontinued in 1979 as the law in Geneva stipulates that a brand must have a presence in the canton of Geneva to include the word Geneva or any variation of on the dial.
Omega has four main vintage watch families today that are well known to everyone interested in the brand: Seamaster, Geneve, Constellation and De Ville. The item "Omega Mens rare Seamaster Geneve Automatic vintage 1967 mechanical watch + Box" is in sale since Friday, April 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Wristwatches". The seller is "fineauctionclub" and is located in London.This item can be shipped worldwide.