1960's Omega Vintage Mens Seamaster Cosmic with Date, Caliber 563/565 - Stainless Steel


Item No. 6386

Today's offering showcases this all-original Seamaster Cosmic with desirable high-grade caliber 563/565 movement. It has a striking retro design and has a quick-setting automatic Omega movement.

It is all original down to the dial, hands, crown. We also have an correct original beads of rice bracelet for the watch. Please inquire if you're interested.

It's monococque - or one-piece - case, which achieved high water resistance ratings by not having a separate case back, is in excellent condition. Its beautiful two-tone silver and blue dial is original and has just begun to warm, giving it a true vintage look. The watch has a great look.

Its 560 series movement is one of the finest mass produced automatic engines from the era. '60's and early 70's Seamasters with 5xx movements are great buys as parts are stillreadily available for their extremely well-made movements, and they're not hard to service.

Its movement has been recently previously serviced and is keeping very accurate time. For the finishing touch we have equipped it with a brand new genuine Teju lizard strap making it ready for immediate enjoyment.

Included with the purchase is a one-year C.O.T. warranty on the movement and its function, a custom printed Connoisseur of Time Certificate of Authenticity, and a new timing certificate.

Omega is often known by watch lovers for its Seamaster line of recreational watersports watches. Combining a striking look with a high performance movement, they've received a strong following since vintage times.

  • Manufacturer: Omega
  • Country of origin: Switzerland
  • Year built: c. 1960's
  • Model: Ref. 166.023
  • Functions: Time, Automatic, Quick Set Date, Sweep Seconds
  • Designed for: Men
  • Case material: Stainless steel
  • Case markings (outside): Seamaster, Waterproof, 166023-Tool 106
  • Case condition: Excellent condition with fairly light wear and signs of polishing.
  • Dimensions: 35mm wide (excluding crown), 38mm long lug tip-to-tip
  • Dial: Silver, steel baton indexes topped black, black and blue outer minute/second track, aperture for date
  • Dial condition: Original and untouched, near mint with slight warming of the silver heading toward a sepia tone
  • Hands: Original, steel luminous batons
  • Movement type: High grade Omega caliber, bi-direction automatic, micrometer regulator for precision timing, finished in copper-beryllium
  • Beat frequency: 19,800 BPH
  • Band: Teju lizard, fully stitched, padded, brand new and unworn
  • Crystal type: Acrylic, appears original and no longer signed (polished), very good condition
  • Serviced: Recently previously serviced
  • Timing: Timed to precision on a state-of-the-art computerized system. Your watch is important to us, and we will take care of it for its lifetime. We provide the best after sale care in the business with an experienced team of watchmakers both of whom each have over forty years of experience and a large number of parts.
  • Warranty: 1-year C.O.T. warranty.
  • Box/Papers: BOX - Connoisseur of Time watch presentation box; PAPERS - Custom printed Connoisseur of Time Certificate of Authenticity; New timing certificate
  • Returns: 7 days full refund. 100% satisfaction guarantee

We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee for all of our watches. If you are in any way unsatisfied with the watch we will fully refund the purchase price anytime within 7 days after the watch has been received. Our goal is to exceed our client's expectations throughout the buying experience.

All watches are packaged carefully and mailed double boxed in specially constructed, reinforced shipping boxes designed for high value items. All watches are sent fully insured with signature required. Most of our domestic shipping is done through FedEx. At times we will also use USPS Express Mail, and we can accommodate most requests for your preferred carrier. International shipments are sent USPS International Express Mail or FedEx.

The purchase price will be the declared value of the merchandise on any required customs forms. The payment of all customs duties, tariffs, and taxes are the responsibility of the buyer.

Also note that water resistance of vintage watches can no longer be guaranteed and is not covered under the watch's warranty. We do not recommend getting a vintage watch wet, even one that was originally designed to be waterproof.

To get an idea of how this watch will look on the wrist, please use the Watch Sizing Guide


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