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Help Identifying this Vintage Seamaster's Caseback

  1. mrkeen1

    mrkeen1 Mar 30, 2016

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    Hello! I'm a new seamaster owner and newcomer to these forums. I picked up this Seamaster recently and can't seem to find any information about this particular caseback - I've never seen anything like it and was expecting the usual seahorse, so I was hoping someone here might be able to help!

    I've posted a few pictures, below. If you have any other information about this watch I would be highly interested as well.

    Kind regards, K
     
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  2. cristos71

    cristos71 Mar 31, 2016

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    It looks like a presentation watch with a company logo. Which company I don't know.
     
  3. efauser

    efauser I ♥ karma!!! Mar 31, 2016

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    You have the reference number and caliber, which is enough to research the watch itself. No idea on the logo.
     
  4. mrkeen1

    mrkeen1 Mar 31, 2016

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    Okay, well thanks guys!
     
  5. Archer

    Archer Omega Qualified Watchmaker Mar 31, 2016

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    Note that replacement case backs are available from Omega for this reference.

    Cheers, Al
     
  6. mrkeen1

    mrkeen1 Mar 31, 2016

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    That's good to know! Right from Omega, or from a third-party distributer? Either way, thanks for the info, Al.
     
  7. cicindela

    cicindela Steve @ ΩF Staff Member Mar 31, 2016

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  8. Archer

    Archer Omega Qualified Watchmaker Mar 31, 2016

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    The third party distributors have been cut off, so unless someone had them in stock, Omega is the source. A watchmaker with a parts account can also access them.