DREAMY~1956 TROPICAL GILT OMEGA SEAMASTER CAL.471

DREAMY~1956 TROPICAL GILT OMEGA SEAMASTER CAL.471

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FOR SALE IS A DROP-DEAD GORGEOUS 1956 GILT DIAL'D OMEGA SEAMASTER AUTOMATIC CAL.471 WITH SUBTLE TROPICAL PATINA.

  • CASE: SEXY ALL STEEL SNAP-BACK SEAMASTER CASE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION MEASURING 34mm ACROSS NOT INCLUDING ORIGINAL SIGNED CROWN BY 42mm LUG TO LUG.  CASE HAS EVEN HAIRLINES THROUGHOUT AND HAS NO EVIDENCE OF EVER BEING BUFFED OR POLISHED WITH NO DEEP SCRATCHES OR GOUGES TO BE SEEN.  CHECK OUT THOSE LONG HEAVILY DOWNWARD CURVING LUGS WITH THOSE GNARLY CHAMFERS ON THE INSIDES WHICH REALLY GIVE THIS A CLASSY LOOK.  THIS IS ONE OF THE EARLIER SEAMASTER CASES; PRE-HIPPOCAMPUS ON THE BACKSIDE.  REALLY LOVE THE DESIGN ON THIS ONE.

 

  • DIAL: THIS ONE IS A SLOW BURNER.  JUST TAKE IT IN.  YOU WANNA VINTAGE WATCH DIAL THAT IS AGED LIKE A FINE SCOTCH? TAKE A LOOK AT THESE PHOTOS.  CHECK OUT THAT SUBTLE EVEN TROPICAL PATINA THROUGHOUT THIS GORGEOUS GILTED CHOCOLATE DIAL.  I LOVE THOSE CLASSY APPLIED GOLD ARROW MARKERS AND OMEGA LOGO AT 12 WHICH MATCH UP NICELY WITH THOSE LONG DAUPHINE HANDS.  SUCH A TON OF CLASS AND CHARACTER WITH THIS ONE.

 

  • MOVEMENT: THIS SEAMASTER RUNS ON A CLEAN IN-HOUSE  20J OMEGA CAL.471 AUTOMATIC MOVEMENT WHICH HAS BEEN KEEPING GOOD TIME AND WINDING EFFORTLESSLY.  SERVICE HISTORY IS UNKNOWN BUT THERE ARE SERVICE MARKS ON THE INSIDE CASEBACK. SHE'S BEEN RUNNING BEAUTIFULLY FOR DAYS OF ON/OFF WRIST OBSERVATION. 

    I'VE GOT THIS SEAMASTER MOUNTED ON A FLAT VINTAGE STYLE TOBACCO BROWN GENUINE OSTRICH STRAP WHICH WAS MEANT FOR THIS OMEGA. I LOVE EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS 1956 MODEL.  THIS IS THE PERFECT MEN'S DRESS WATCH. IT'S HANDSOME, STURDY, AGED IN ALL THE RIGHT PLACES, AND IT'S OMEGA AT ITS BEST. WHOEVER GETS THIS ONE IS A LUCKY BASTARD