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  1. SeanO

    SeanO May 2, 2013

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  2. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector May 2, 2013

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    Hard labour today, beater it is, anyone know much about these ? case unmarked but no matter how deep the scratches they still shine golden -two posts in one :)

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  3. adam78

    adam78 Adam @ ΩF Staff Member May 2, 2013

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    This old Datejust for me (cyclops just introduced at this time--1956!)...

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  4. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector May 2, 2013

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    Even with the dreaded "what must never be named" - Beautiful :thumbsup:
     
  5. MMMD

    MMMD unaffiliated curmudgeonly absurdist & polyologist May 2, 2013

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  6. kendrick

    kendrick May 2, 2013

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    I am jealous of your date window... I do not understand why they ceased to properly frame the window
     
  7. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus May 2, 2013

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    Tropical chocolate!
     
  8. Dablitzer

    Dablitzer May 2, 2013

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    Pink gold black dial connie with NOS pink gold crown.

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  9. Ludi

    Ludi May 2, 2013

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    Oh yes, I have some Omega boxed in [​IMG]

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    ... bye bye military craps, time to show off in this Omega dedicated forum [​IMG]
     
  10. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector May 2, 2013

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    Work over for today - something more sensible.

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  11. Dablitzer

    Dablitzer May 2, 2013

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    Did we sync our photo time? :p
     
  12. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector May 2, 2013

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    Well spotted, interesting odds.
     
  13. Dablitzer

    Dablitzer May 2, 2013

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    I won't get in to statistics, but we must be linked...lol
     
  14. adam78

    adam78 Adam @ ΩF Staff Member May 2, 2013

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    I think it was a '50s thing, to surround the date window with a contrasting gold rectangle. I agree it balances the appearance of the date window.

    Here is a slightly earlier Oysterdate of mine:

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  15. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector May 2, 2013

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    "Great minds think alike and --- oops ;)
     
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  16. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus May 2, 2013

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    Or there's the theory about '1000 monkeys typing will eventually type the works of Shakespeare' that could explain the coincidence. :p
     
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  17. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector May 2, 2013

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    Btw je suis is not in this photo.

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  18. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector May 2, 2013

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    And don't think Dablitzer is either ???
     
  19. Dablitzer

    Dablitzer May 2, 2013

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    I may be...Care to hazard a guess?
     
  20. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector May 2, 2013

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    No you're ok! not a connie to be seen.