1938 Omega 9k Gold Art Deco Tank Roman Numeral Dial Calibre T17

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Incredibly well preserved late 1930's high Art Deco era Omega dress watch in solid 9 karat gold. Featuring a stunning original two-tone roman numeral dial, blue steel hands, original thick mineral glass crystal and original Dennison of England case housing the famous Omega in-house manufactured calibre T17 manual wind movement in sharp, near perfect condition with 60 hour power reserve, freshly serviced and keeping great time!

Circa: 1938

Style: Art Deco

Case: Solid 9k yellow gold case made by Dennison of England to house the imported Omega movement and dial, a typical practice in the 1930's used to avoid import taxes and levies on gold at the time. This means we know the watch was almost certainly originally sold in England.  The case measures 20mm wide excluding the original crown, by 39mm lug tip to tip.  Signed inside the back 88172, Dennison, Made In England, 9 375, ALD 15263.  It has fixed lugs and come on a very nice clip on style 18mm genuine leather strap.

Dial: Incredibly beautiful, high Art Deco original factory printed dial with roman numerals at 12, 3, 6 and 9, sub-seconds at 6:00 and signed Omega Swiss Made.  The original blue steel sword shape hands complete the Art Deco look to perfection.

Movement: Superb quality Omega designed and manufactured form style manual wind movement caliber T17 with blue overcoil Breguet style hairspring, bi-metalic cut balance and 15 jewels and an incredible 60 hour power reserve!  Just serviced by our watchmaker and keeping excellent time.