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14ct yellow gold single button chronograph pocket watch. Made 1912

14ct yellow gold single button chronograph pocket watch. Made 1912

Regular price $9,363.00 USD
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Information

  • Brand: OMEGA 
  • Year: 1912
  • Model: Pocket watch 
  • Reference: N/A
  • Calibre: 18''' LOPB CHRO
  • Movement: Manual
  • Material: 14ct yellow gold
  • Features/complications: Single button chronograph
  • Dial: White enamel dial with outer minute track featuring black printed Arabic numeral hour markers and subsidiary seconds at 6 o'clock and 30 minute register at 12 o'clock with gold spade shaped hands and blued steel centre chronograph hand
  • Case dimensions: 50mm
  • Bracelet/strap: N/A
  • Accessories: Extract from the Archives
  • SKU: 02078

Essay

This Omega 14ct Yellow Gold Single Button Chronograph Pocket Watch made in 1912 is a remarkable timepiece that represents the pinnacle of Swiss watchmaking during the early 20th century. With its exquisite design, precision engineering, and rich history, this watch is a true treasure for collectors and enthusiasts alike.

Crafted from 14ct yellow gold, the case of the watch is a work of art in its own right. The watch face is equally stunning, with a white enamel dial and black Arabic numerals. The chronograph function, controlled by a single button, allows the wearer to time events with precision.

What truly sets this watch apart is its historical significance. Made at a time when the world was on the cusp of great change, it is a reminder of a bygone era of elegance, refinement, and craftsmanship. From the First World War to the Great Depression, this watch has witnessed some of the most tumultuous events in modern history and has been a constant companion to its wearer through it all.