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  1. GordanDaniel

    GordanDaniel Feb 1, 2020

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    Hello Omega Forum !
    i am a new (ish) omega lover and i have a few questions.
    i am wondering about box and paperwork for vintage watches.
    Neither of my vintage omegas have any paperwork to go with them, so i have been looking across the web for boxes that i could purchase to go with them.
    The first is a family heirloom that was my great grandfathers

    and the second is my recently purchased 168.015.

    so my question is which box types should i be looking for?
    Is it possible to piece together paper work that could go with them ?
    say the chronometer guarantee, warranty etc ?

    Thanks in advance OF
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  2. gatorcpa

    gatorcpa ΩF InvestiGator Staff Member Feb 1, 2020

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    Very difficult to do. 90% of these were thrown away at some point. The chronometer certificates were tied to the serial number of the movements, so they really can't be replaced.

    Boxes were specific to markets. A box for a watch purchased in the US might be different from one purchased in the UK for example.
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  3. X350 XJR

    X350 XJR Vintage Omega Aficionado Feb 1, 2020

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    Hear is what you need for the first one.

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  4. gatorcpa

    gatorcpa ΩF InvestiGator Staff Member Feb 1, 2020

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    Show off! :D:p
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  5. GordanDaniel

    GordanDaniel Feb 1, 2020

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    GordanDaniel Feb 1, 2020

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    Thank you for the information.
    Much appreciated.
     
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    Shabbaz Feb 1, 2020

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  9. GordanDaniel

    GordanDaniel Feb 1, 2020

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    Now my question is,
    which box does my cal 564 certified chronometer usually come in, assuming a north american sale.
    Through google searches i have seen a few different ones. One says "officially certified chronometer" on it,
    others of the same watch came in a smaller, rectangle shaped box that only fits the watch itself, with nothing else.
     
  10. GordanDaniel

    GordanDaniel Feb 1, 2020

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    this one, Screen Shot 2020-02-01 at 1.30.22 PM.png

    OR something like this :
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  11. GordanDaniel

    GordanDaniel Feb 1, 2020

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    Or something like this ?
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    GordanDaniel Feb 1, 2020

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  15. GordanDaniel

    GordanDaniel Feb 14, 2020

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    Hello All,
    Heres an updated photo of my constellations with a new place to live Screen Shot 2020-02-14 at 10.46.16 AM.png
     
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