1979 Omega Vintage Mens Full Size Quartz Watch, Date - Stainless Steel


Item No. 4779

Today's offering showcases this mens Omega. At 36mm in diameter, its about the same size as mens Datejust.

It is 100% Omega down to the signed crystal, and the movement is an Omega caliber 1342 quartz mechanism with quick-setting hour for easy changing of time zones.

It has been restored and looks new on the wrist. The case back has been previously replaced with another period Omega case back, presumably when the restoration was done. This case model was sold in both Seamaster and non-Seamaster branded versions.

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

Omega Seamaster:

Worn on the wrists of celebrities Michael Schumacher, Pierce Brosnan, Michael Phelps, and Ernie Els, Omega timepieces rank with Rolex and other of the world's best Swiss firms.

Omega is perhaps best known for their Seamaster line of dive watches. Introduced in 1948, they have been were embraced by water sports enthusiasts and marry a striking look with a high performance movement.

  • Manufacturer: Omega
  • Country of origin: Switzerland
  • Model: Seamaster Ref. 396.0848
  • Serial no.: 40298055
  • Year made: c.1979
  • Functions: Hours Minutes Quick-Setting Hour Sweep Seconds
  • Designed for: Men
  • Case material: Stainless steel
  • Case markings (outside): Seamonster logo
  • Case condition: Mint with very light remnants of a couple of hairline scratches
  • Dimensions: 36mm diameter (excluding crown) 41mm long lug tip-to-tip
  • Dial: Gloss black with steel baton indexes topped with white aperture for the date outer minutes/seconds track perfectly refinished
  • Hands: Original steel "batons"
  • Movement type: Omega Caliber 1342
  • Movement markings: Omega Swiss 1342
  • Band: Original Omega bracelet date stamped 1979 fits a wrist up to approx. 7 1/4 inches adjustable
  • Crystal type: Mint condition
  • Warranty: 1-year warranty. Please email concierge@cotwatches.com for details.
  • Box/Papers: BOX - Connoisseur of Time watch presentation box; PAPERS - Custom printed Connoisseur of Time Certificate of Authenticity
  • 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


    Category: Mens, Quartz, Stainless Steel

    Type: WATCH

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