Real or fake Omega watch

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Found 25th Jan 2010
Just recently purchased this anyones opinion?

44 Comments

Original Poster

http://i372.photobucket.com/albums/oo161/Bigfoot600/CIMG0456.jpg

where from?

how much?

any documents?

Original Poster

http://i372.photobucket.com/albums/oo161/Bigfoot600/CIMG0455.jpg

Original Poster

boothy;7657351

where from?how much?any documents?



I got it from a local second hand shop who didnt believe it to be genuine however I think it is. It supposed to be 18k rhodium plated yellow gold and i guess with diamonds. Has written on time piece inside 17 Jewel and is in working order. No Documents. It was just adcertised as ladies silver bracelet omega watch.

most second hand shops would have that sort of thing checked out with a jeweller before selling, I wouldn't have thought it would be genuine to be fair.

any serial number?

check with manufacturer?

Original Poster

storysacks;7657506

most second hand shops would have that sort of thing checked out with a … most second hand shops would have that sort of thing checked out with a jeweller before selling, I wouldn't have thought it would be genuine to be fair.



Well it either has or not. I phoned an Omega dealer today and there is a possibility as this watch was made in the 40s and it was only then that this design was made to look like silver however as you can see by the scratch on the back there is definately a hint of yellow gold. It looks old enough... Will find out more tomorrow but thanks for your reply

Cannot see it being real diamonds from a second hand shop and the shop saying it was fake and its not ? but you may have been lucky.

Original Poster

boothy;7657510

any serial number?check with manufacturer?




There is the 5 digit serial number website doesnt go back that far.

Original Poster

waterloo;7657541

Cannot see it being real diamonds from a second hand shop and the shop … Cannot see it being real diamonds from a second hand shop and the shop saying it was fake and its not ? but you may have been lucky.



Well I watch a lot of Antique shows and yes I could be lucky. U never know what you may pick up for a £1 or so boot fair or shop and find its worth a lot more

How much did you pay ?
You say its from the 40s it looks that old so it maybe real good luck.

Original Poster

Jumpingphil;7657557

Why is this in feedback?Shouldn't it be in misc?



Asking for opinions did'nt know which one for the best. Sorry

Original Poster

waterloo;7657576

How much did you pay ? You say its from the 40s it looks that old so it … How much did you pay ? You say its from the 40s it looks that old so it maybe real good luck.



I would like to keep the payment to myself. I hope you dont mind

lol 50p.

I hope it's a real one for you. You can pick up bargains-people sometimes don't realise what they have.

I bought a pair of straighteners for my mum from a bootsale. Were covered in muck-turned out to be foundation-think they must have been kept in a make up bag. Paid £1. Cleaned them off and, as I thought, were limited edition real deal GHDs. Still going strong and better than mine!

Bigfoot600;7657596

I would like to keep the payment to myself. I hope you dont mind

No i dont mind :thumbsup: but why would you not want to say on here nobody knows you ?

[QUOTE=storysacks;7657680] lol 50p.

I hope it's a real one for you. QUOTE]

Or £50 and its worth 50p

Original Poster

waterloo;7657695

No i dont mind :thumbsup: but why would you not want to say on here … No i dont mind :thumbsup: but why would you not want to say on here nobody knows you ?



Ok first of all I have just managed to locate the serial number and 16203 means its 2 tone 18k yellow gold smooth bezel..... I paid £75 it was priced £125 he just wanted to make his money back the shop owner paid. He paid £80 and knocked him down a fiver as I maybe brought something off him earlier in the day and didnt mind losing a fiver. Thats my opinion anyway

Bigfoot600;7657722

Ok first of all I have just managed to locate the serial number and 16203 … Ok first of all I have just managed to locate the serial number and 16203 means its 2 tone 18k yellow gold smooth bezel..... I paid £75 it was priced £125 he just wanted to make his money back the shop owner paid. He paid £80 and knocked him down a fiver as I maybe brought something off him earlier in the day and didnt mind losing a fiver. Thats my opinion anyway

Could be a collector's item see you on flog it :thumbsup:

Bigfoot600;7657722

Ok first of all I have just managed to locate the serial number and 16203 … Ok first of all I have just managed to locate the serial number and 16203 means its 2 tone 18k yellow gold smooth bezel..... I paid £75 it was priced £125 he just wanted to make his money back the shop owner paid. He paid £80 and knocked him down a fiver as I maybe brought something off him earlier in the day and didnt mind losing a fiver. Thats my opinion anyway



Ooh, how exciting - please do keep us updated :-D

waterloo;7657710

[QUOTE=storysacks;7657680] lol 50p.I hope it's a real one for you. QUOTE] … [QUOTE=storysacks;7657680] lol 50p.I hope it's a real one for you. QUOTE] Or £50 and its worth 50p



Bigfoot600;7657722

I paid £75



Good call!



Lol, I'm only joking fella, well it sounds like you got a good 'un then! Are you going to keep it or flog it? David Dicko coming to town anytime soon?

Mrs.Z;7657764

Ooh, how exciting - please do keep us updated :-D

Nosey :whistling:

Original Poster

storysacks;7657766

[QUOTE=waterloo;7657710]Good call!Lol, I'm only joking fella, well it … [QUOTE=waterloo;7657710]Good call!Lol, I'm only joking fella, well it sounds like you got a good 'un then! Are you going to keep it or flog it? David Dicko coming to town anytime soon?



P.S I do not mind anyones sarcasm lol

I'm definately flogging it will pay if real for some nice electronics lol

i bought a constantin vacheron off ebay for a quid, pictures were ****, no documents etc, he spelt it wrong etc, said it was 15 years old, i thought **** it might as well if its real thts several thousand pounds profit, it wasnt real but it was a good replica sold it for 30 on ebay :lol:

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cant see properly but they look more like CZ's than diamonds to me

Original Poster

micoo;7657823

i bought a constantin vacheron off ebay for a quid, pictures were ****, … i bought a constantin vacheron off ebay for a quid, pictures were ****, no documents etc, he spelt it wrong etc, said it was 15 years old, i thought **** it might as well if its real thts several thousand pounds profit, it wasnt real but it was a good replica sold it for 30 on ebay :lol:



Well will find out more tomorrow when the jewellers open and either cry or think thailand here I come lol

Bigfoot600;7657854

Well will find out more tomorrow when the jewellers open and either cry … Well will find out more tomorrow when the jewellers open and either cry or think thailand here I come lol



It looks almost identical to the one that I purchased in Turkey on a market stall, cost £3 in year 2000, I am almost certain mine had that same serial number as well, I sold mine down the pub as a fake, I got a tenner for it.

Good luck with yours.

Original Poster

http://i372.photobucket.com/albums/oo161/Bigfoot600/CIMG0484.jpg

Slightly better pic and looks to have some letters stamped on the top segment of the face

Original Poster

It's a fake. Any offers lol

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Bigfoot600;7660107

It's a fake. Any offers lol



Oh well!

fake, I know I got a real one.

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black gerbil1;7660166

fake, I know I got a real one.



Lucky you:thumbsup:

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black gerbil1;7660166

fake, I know I got a real one.



[x] correct
http://www.mouse-watches.com/store/seiko_mickey_arms_men.jpg

Bigfoot600;7660107

It's a fake. Any offers lol



how did you find out?

DLM;7660181

Lucky you:thumbsup:



not really i worked hard for everything I have, nothing to with luck (no send)

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black gerbil1;7660237

not really i worked hard for everything I have, nothing to with luck (no … not really i worked hard for everything I have, nothing to with luck (no send)



Well I half own my house due to hard work

Bigfoot600;7660107

It's a fake. Any offers lol



C'mon, did you seriously think that a dealer was going to be selling the real thing to you for that kind of money, I bet he had a good laugh when he had your money in his till.

Put it down to experience.

black gerbil1;7660166

fake, I know I got a real one.



You havn't " got one " you are one.:)

Inactive;7660710

You havn't " got one " you are one.:)


im what a watch, lol wut/

Fake.;-)

Original Poster

numptyj;7660210

how did you find out?



Took it to jewellers this morning. Posted photos to an Omega specialist. Got the answer twice lol
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