Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch
Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch
Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch
Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch
Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch
Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch
Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch
Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch
Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch
Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch

Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch

This is a charismatic mid-century Omega model with unusual stylised Arabic numerals. There is a good lustre to the dial with light and even oxidation to the surface. Cased in steel, the watch has good definition to its angles and edges and retains its original unsigned winding crown. This model was Advertised in Omega’s catalogues for the UK market as a Ref. 720, the case was made for the watchmaker by the Dennison case company and is one of their most classic designs, featuring a polished chamfered bezel, gently down-turned lugs and flat, snap-on, back. Manually wound, the movement is a calibre 265 which is part of Omega’s highly regarded ’30’ series calibres.

Specifications

[M] Omega calibre 265 manually wound movement, lever escapement, 15 jewels, compensation balance, 18,000 BPH, Incabloc shock absorber
[D] silvered dial, black Arabic numerals, feuille hands, outer black minute track, engine turned subsidiary seconds dial
[C] steel circular case, chamfered bezel, down-turned lugs, snap-on case back, original unsigned crown
[S] movement and dial signed Omega, case signed Dennison

Measurements

33.5mm diameter excluding winding crown
40.5mm length including lugs
9.5mm depth to centre of crystal
18mm strap width/lug gauge

Accompaniments

One Year guarantee – serviced by an Omega approved service centre
Black Bough box & Black Bough certificate

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Description

Omega Ref. 720 circa 1950 | steel manual vintage wristwatch

This is a charismatic mid-century Omega model with unusual stylised Arabic numerals. There is a good lustre to the dial with light and even oxidation to the surface. Cased in steel, the watch has good definition to its angles and edges and retains its original unsigned winding crown. This model was Advertised in Omega’s catalogues for the UK market as a Ref. 720, the case was made for the watchmaker by the Dennison case company and is one of their most classic designs, featuring a polished chamfered bezel, gently down-turned lugs and flat, snap-on, back. Manually wound, the movement is a calibre 265 which is part of Omega’s highly regarded ’30’ series calibres.

Specifications

[M] Omega calibre 265 manually wound movement, lever escapement, 15 jewels, compensation balance, 18,000 BPH, Incabloc shock absorber
[D] silvered dial, black Arabic numerals, feuille hands, outer black minute track, engine turned subsidiary seconds dial
[C] steel circular case, chamfered bezel, down-turned lugs, snap-on case back, original unsigned crown
[S] movement and dial signed Omega, case signed Dennison

Measurements

33.5mm diameter excluding winding crown
40.5mm length including lugs
9.5mm depth to centre of crystal
18mm strap width/lug gauge

Accompaniments

One Year guarantee – serviced by an Omega approved service centre
Black Bough box & Black Bough certificate

£885.00 [Sold]