An Original Omega pocket watch from the early 20th century (1920's), The Aion Orpheus is converted from a vintage pocket watch to a brilliantly re-imagined modern-day wrist watch. Encased in a brand new Gold plated case that houses an authentic vintage pocket watch movement, the watch has glass crystals on front and back strategically displaying the beautiful & intricate engineering that rings true the Brand's illustrious legacy.
MOVEMENT: Vintage: 100% authentic Omega, bearing the Omega brand insignia. The machinery has been additionally skeltonized and engraved by master craftsmen. Both front and back sides of the watch are extensively engraved and detailed. The movement has been further converted into a regulator style movement with 3 separate dials for hour, minute and second. The movement is running superbly and keeping good time. Recently serviced.
The movement is signed Omega. Also signed is the movement serial number #5,976,221 which dates the watch to year 1922 as per the published production numbers.
CASE: New: Gold plated case with an exhibition back lid. Made in 2015.
DIAL: New: The exquisite, detailed dial sports a 60 minute inner track border & Gold enamel Arabic numerals. There are three separate dials keeping time simultaneously - A recessed sub-seconds dial with 'sweep' Steel seconds hand, a 60 second outer-chapter dial with Arabic numerals and a sub-hour dial with 'sweep' Steel hours hands and Gold Arabic numerals. The minute hand is fashioned in Steel in classic Breguet-style. Moon-style hands are repainted with white markers for easy tracking of time.
WATCH CRYSTAL: New: Gently domed Mineral Glasses (front &back).
STRAP: New: 22mm brown alligator style high quality genuine leather strap with fold-over ends and matching Golden Stainless Steel buckle.
DIMENSIONS: Diameter (with crown): 54.00 mm
Diameter (without crown): 49.00 mm
Watch crystal diameter: 42.00 mm
Thickness: 16.00 mm