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omega , cal 471 with, hippocamps back door. in need of info, please

  1. billythekid

    billythekid Nov 19, 2019

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    hi all. I recently obtained a omega cal=471 1955ish case ref 2790, -11sc. in working order , and very pleased with it . may question is, that the back of the watch has hippocampus , logo . has this been etched on at a later time period or is it pukka, as it should be. I have tried to google, but found no data. I hope some one can help. many thanks ....peter................ ps, photos are not so good due to lighting
     
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  2. gatorcpa

    gatorcpa ΩF InvestiGator Staff Member Nov 19, 2019

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    I think it's legit.

    Found one with the same engraving.

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    https://watchcharts.com/listing/687799

    Had to search for 2790-11, not all Ref. 2790 have this engraving.

    Learn something new everyday,
    gatorcpa
     
  3. billythekid

    billythekid Nov 20, 2019

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    excellent news, gatorcpa. thank you.