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Two beauties, IMHO. I guess I'm a sucker for light dials. Great ideas.
That doesn't help.
^ the Pepsi homage bezel looks great with a white dial, but are those things cuffs or watch flaps?
Yes, that's the one. It predates the quartz, so it is the origin of that timeless case and bracelet design (influences, e.g. RO, notwithstanding). I suspect that combines with the scarcity @Dino944 highlighted to give it standing among collectors. It was mentioned in reverent tones last time I visited the RSC in London.
You might be able to snare an old Oysterquartz, then. I've seen them go for around that on eBay and Chrono24. In fact, there's a nice looking one with a starting price of $1,600 here. You can get lucky with these.I got mine for the equivalent of $2,400 last summer, but it was in very crisp condition (below). It sits perfectly on my narrow wrist, looks great, and goes with almost anything.(For the real aficionados there's also a 1530 on the block here. Rare as hen's teeth...
I've only had one Savile Row suit made, but my tailor indicated no strict rule when we discussed this. He was happy with 2-4 buttons. I ended up bespeaking three.
Love the Oris logo.
Good point. Without all that text, it would look like a mysterious and magical laboratory.
@flvinny521 I am glad you will not be standing outside the store with placard and leaflets until the end of June. It is difficult to accuse a retailer of "overcharging" if they are selling at MSRP. It is good that the retailer's policies allow transfer of the credit: many don't. @Godot I understand your view and have some sympathy. My only high-end watch is a quartz and I appreciate its accuracy and ease-of-use. However, to describe the quartz watch as the culmination of...
And it has a function: to indicate absent text.
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