Oris 7459-40 Circa 1980 (Military Style)
Presenting the Oris 7459-40, a distinctive variant standing apart from its dressy counterparts produced under the reference 7459-40.
This timepiece boasts a unique duo-finished charcoal black dial, featuring a center portion with Sunburst finishing and an outer portion adorned in a flat gloss finish. The seconds sub-dial showcases concentric circles, adding an extra layer of visual intrigue.
The needle hands and Arabic indices are meticulously finished with a light green lume, imparting a vintage "Dirty Dozen" military watch vibe that resonates with collectors.
A cleverly hidden date window at 12 maintains the watch's symmetry, ensuring a clear display without compromising aesthetics.
Under the hood ticks the Oris hand-winding calibre 366, a reliable movement that happens to be a rebranded ETA/Peseux 7001, still valued by numerous watch companies.
The watch case, in excellent condition, exhibits minimal signs of usage, while the hands and dial remain pristine. Light hairline scratches on the crystal add a touch of character.
Completing this ensemble is a brand-new handmade top-grained leather strap, enhancing the overall appeal of this exceptional timepiece.
Here are the essential specifications of this remarkable watch:
- Diameter: 31.5mm
- Thickness: 8.5mm
- Lug Width: 16mm