Lot 12 (Jewellery, Watches & Handbags, 10th December 2019)
Sold for £2,625
Of impressive sculptural form, the rectangular navy blue sunburst dial with white baton hour markers, bevelled crystal glass, hidden crown, fitted to an integrated polished silver hinged bangle bracelet, numbered RS 711.1900, case 4.7mm.
This watch formed part of the Jeaux d’Argent collection in 1974 and was the rarest watch of the series. As this watch is made entirely of solid silver, they often didn't survive. 'A watch should be worth looking at even when you already know the time' - 1975 Omega advertisement.
Auction: Jewellery, Watches & Handbags, 10th December 2019