Sun, 28th Nov 2021 15:30

The Watches Auction

 
  Lot 758
 

A GENTLEMAN'S OMEGA ART DECO NINE CARAT GOLD MANUAL WIND WRIST WATCH

Sold for £550


Condition Report

**UNABLE TO OPEN CASE**


MOVEMENT: Ticking at present.
WEAR: Generally worn. Caseback dented.
DIAL: Paint faded on some areas. Some marks and pitting visible (subsidiary dial)
CRYSTAL/ACRYLIC: Generally scratched, scuffed and chipped to the egde.
HANDS & MARKERS: Intact.
CROWN: Intact - hands changing.
BRACELET/STRAP: Generally worn.


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GENTLEMAN'S OMEGA ART DECO NINE CARAT GOLD MANUAL WIND WRIST WATCH,
dated 1927, the round white enamel dial with Arabic hour markers, railroad outer seconds track in black, the dial signed 'R.L. CHRISTIE', subsidiary dial at 6, 33mm case, on a later generic black leather strap, with accompanying Omega extract from the archives

The condition of watches offered at auction varies widely due to factors including age, possible restoration, repair and general wear and tear. Condition reports relate to watches’ condition at the time of inspection by McTear’s specialists, McTear’s cannot guarantee watches to function beyond that point. Watches are not tested in house for accuracy, duration or water tightness. Buyers should assume that all watches purchased will require regular servicing to be useable and reliable. If McTear’s have been unable to open a watch case safely then the completeness and functionality of the movement within cannot be commented on or guaranteed. McTear’s cannot offer any form of guarantee that movements and/or all component parts are original to any watch.