Collector Guide

The world's most beloved spy

The world's most beloved spy

SKYFALL

In the movie SkyFall (2012), James Bond (Daniel Craig) once again wears an Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean watch. Bond wears the watch in the Turkey scenes, together with a grey Tom Ford suit, Tom Ford cufflinks and Crockett & Jones Tetbury shoes.

 

he watch is an Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean 232.30.42.21.01.001. This is a steel version of the Planet Ocean with a 42mm case, black dial and steel bracelet. The text Seamaster on the dial is written in orange, and the second hand has an orange tip.

Seamaster Planet Ocean 600M Omega Co-Axial 42 mm - SKU 232.30.42.21.01.001

QUANTUM OF SOLACE

In Quantum of Solace (2008), Bond seeks vengeance for Vesper Lynd. This leads him to Dominic Greene, who is exploiting a water shortage. 007 chooses a Seamaster Planet Ocean 600M OMEGA Co-Axial with a classic.

 

Tudor 76214 Date Day Black Dial Dress Watch

Tudor 76214 Date Day Black Dial Dress Watch

Just in -Tudor 76214 Date + Day, on black dial with baton indices and 18k White gold bezel. Excellent timegrapher readings.

This superb piece comes fully serviced and is in outstanding condition throughout. The 36mm case is unmarked and the bezel retains all of its crispness, and the angles are sharp and precise.

The 76214 models are proving to be incredibly popular and they are sought after and admired by many watch connoisseurs, both old and new. The demand for the black, silver and linen dials continues to be strong and finding an unmarked example is becoming more and more challenging nowadays, as people appreciate their functionality and appearance.

This model is presented to a very high standard and the sapphire crystal is free from scratches and the bracelet is also in exceptional condition. This watch is suitable for wrist sizes of 7.75 inches and below. If you require extra links, please let us know and we’d be more than happy to help.

Further information and pictures of the service record are available upon request.

Rolex Oysterdate- An understated elegance watch.

Rolex Oysterdate- An understated elegance watch.

34mm Rolex Oysterdate 1997
Just in - 1997 Tudor 34mm Oysterdate on flawless black dial, case and bezel. This is one of the last Rolex Tudor collaborations and is being offered in exceptional condition, throughout. The case and crown are made by Rolex and they bear the Rolex logo on the crown and case back.

Overall, the case is superb condition as the pictures show, as are the sapphire crystal and bezel. What really sets this example apart, is that it is being offered on the original Oyster link bracelet. This beautiful watch comes complete as a full set, which includes the original Rolex made box, cushion, original hang tag and old style paper certificate.

Furthermore, this watch has just had a full and comprehensive service and it is producing excellent values on a timegrapher, all of which can be shown in PDF form, should you require it. It is suitable for wrists of up to 19.5cm.

This is a magnificent watch and it is sure to appeal to many fellow collectors. The Rolex Oysterdates are becoming harder and harder to locate and this one is no exception. It displays understated elegance and one that can be worn with any shirt for any occasion, for both for formal and more casual evening.

The Omega Speedmaster Reduced

The Omega Speedmaster Reduced

This handsome Omega Speedmaster is powered by the calibre 1861 hand-wound movement, a modern interpretation of the movement that was worn on the Moon. The Speedmaster was famously the first watch to ever go to the Moon and was present during all six lunar missions, making it a legend in the watchmaking community. It also boasts the impressive nickname "Moonwatch." Its design set is instantly recognizable, featuring a slim black tachymeter bezel, iconic chronograph pushers and registers, and stainless steel finish. If you've always dreamt of owning the famed mens Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch, this example just might be the perfect opportunity to do so without breaking the bank.

Omega Serial Numbers

Omega Serial Numbers

Omega serial number overview (1894-2008):

Serial number First year made    
1,000,000 – 1,999,999 1894 43,000,000 – 43,999,999 1979
2,000,000 – 2,999,999 1902 44,000,000 – 44,999,999 1980
3,000,000 – 3,999,999 1906 45,000,000 – 45,999,999 1982
4,000,000 – 4,999,999 1910 46,000,000 – 46,999,999 1984
5,000,000 – 5,999,999 1915 47,000,000 – 47,999,999 1984
6,000,000 – 6,999,999 1923 48,000,000 – 48,999,999 1985
7,000,000 – 7,999,999 1920 49,000,000 – 49,999,999 1986
8,000,000 – 8,999,999 1934 50,000,000 – 50,999,999 1986
9,000,000 – 9,999,999 1939 51,000,000 – 51,999,999 1989
10,000,000 — 10,999,999 1944 53,000,000 – 53,999,999 1991
11,000,000 – 11,999,999 1947 54,000,000 – 54,999,999 1993
12,000,000 – 12,999,999 1950 55,000,000 – 55,999,999 1995
13,000,000 – 13,999,999 1952 56,000,000 – 56,999,999 1998
14,000,000 – 14,999,999 1954 57,000,000 – 57,999,999 1998
15,000,000 – 15,999,999 1956 58,000,000 – 58,999,999 1998
16,000,000 – 16,999,999 1958 59,000,000 – 59,999,999 1998
17,000,000 – 17,999,999 1959 60,000,000 – 60,999,999 1999
18,000,000 – 18,999,999 1961 61,000,000 – 61,999,999 2000
19,000,000 – 19,999,999 1962 62,000,000 – 62,999,999 2000
20,000,000 – 20,999,999 1963 63,000,000 – 63,999,999 2000
21,000,000 – 21,999,999 1964 64,000,000 – 64,999,999 2000
22,000,000 – 22,999,999 1965 65,000,000 – 65,999,999 2001
23,000,000 – 23,999,999 1966 66,000,000 – 66,999,999 2002
24,000,000 – 24,999,999 1966 67,000,000 – 67,999,999 2002
25,000,000 – 25,999,999 1967 68,000,000 – 68,999,999 2003
26,000,000 – 26,999,999 1968 69,000,000 – 69,999,999 2003
27,000,000 – 27,999,999 1968 70,000,000 – 70,999,999 2004
28,000,000 – 28,999,999 1969 71,000,000 – 71,999,999 2004
29,000,000 – 29,999,999 1969 72,000,000 – 72,999,999 2005
30,000,000 – 30,999,999 1969 73,000,000 – 73,999,999 2005
31,000,000 – 31,999,999 1969 74,000,000 – 74,999,999 2005
32,000,000 – 32,999,999 1970 75,000,000 – 75,999,999 2005
33,000,000 – 33,999,999 1971 76,000,000 – 76,999,999 2005
34,000,000 – 34,999,999 1972 77,000,000 – 77,999,999 2005
35,000,000 – 35,999,999 1972 78,000,000 – 78,999,999 2006
36,000,000 – 36,999,999 1973 79,000,000 – 79,999,999 2006
37,000,000 – 37,999,999 1973 80,000,000 – 80,999,999 2006
38,000,000 – 38,999,999 1974 81,000,000 – 81,999,999 2007
39,000,000 – 39,999,999 1975 82,000,000 – 82,999,999 2007
40,000,000 – 40,999,999 1977 83,000,000 – 83,999,999 2007
41,000,000 – 41,999,999 1978 84,000,000+ 2008
42,000,000 – 42,999,999 1979    

Omega Speedmaster serial number overview (1957-1990):

Serial number First year made    
14,000,000 – 14,999,999 1957 32,000,000 – 32,999,999 1973
15,000,000 – 15,999,999 1958 33,000,000 – 33,999,999 1975
16,000,000 – 16,999,999 1958 34,000,000 – 34,999,999 1976
17,000,000 – 17,999,999 1960 35,000,000 – 35,999,999 1977
18,000,000 – 18,999,999 1961 36,000,000 – 36,999,999 1977
19,000,000 – 19,999,999 1962 37,000,000 – 37,999,999 1978
20,000,000 – 20,999,999 1963 38,000,000 – 38,999,999 1979
21,000,000 – 21,999,999 1963 39,000,000 – 39,999,999 1979
22,000,000 – 22,999,999 1964 40,000,000 – 40,999,999 1980
23,000,000 – 23,999,999 1966 41,000,000 – 41,999,999 1980
24,000,000 – 24,999,999 1967 42,000,000 – 42,999,999 1981
25,000,000 – 25,999,999 1967 43,000,000 – 43,999,999 1982
26,000,000 – 26,999,999 1968 44,000,000 – 44,999,999 1983
27,000,000 – 27,999,999 1969 45,000,000 – 45,999,999 1984
28,000,000 – 28,999,999 1970 46,000,000 – 46,999,999 1985
29,000,000 – 29,999,999 1970 47,000,000 – 47,999,999 1986
30,000,000 – 30,999,999 1970 48,000,000 – 48,999,999 1990
31,000,000 – 31,999,999 1972