The wristwatch showcased in today's offering is a handsome example of one of Omega's pleasing vintage De Ville pieces.
Living up to its name as one of the elegant and sophisticated "De Ville" models, it features a classic and understated case with 18K gold plated top, strong black dial, quartz Omega movement with sweep seconds and quick-setting date, and sapphire crystal.
It has the look of a solid gold Omega for a fraction of the price.
It is fully Omega down to its hands and winding crown and presents in beautiful condition - about a a 9.7 out of 10. The dial is original and untouched. The case has been freshly gold plated and presents as mint on the wrist.
A Master Watchmaker has installed a new battery and performed any needed servicing. For the finishing touch a new calfskin leather strap has been installed making it ready for immediate enjoyment.
Included with the purchase is a one-year warranty on the movement and its function and a custom printed Connoisseur of Time Certificate of Authenticity.
A classic vintage Omega that looks like new on the wrist!
Country of origin: Switzerland
Model: De Ville, Ref. 196.0317
Functions: Hours, Minutes, Sweep Seconds, Quick-Setting Date
Designed for: Men
Case material: 18K gold plated and stainless steel
Case condition: Presents as mint - the gold plating appears to have been redone
Dimensions: 30mm wide (without crown - 32mm with the crown) by 35mm long lug tip to tip
Dial: Black with gold baton indexes, original, mint condition
Hands: Original, gold "batons"
Movement type: Omega quartz caliber 1430, gilt finished, 6 jewels
Band: Leather, fully stitched, padded, brand new and unworn
Crystal type: Sapphire, mint condition
Servicing: New battery installed and any needed servicing performed by a Master Watchmaker.
Warranty: 1-year C.O.T. international warranty. Please email email@example.com for details. 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.
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.