You’ve found an interesting vintage Omega watch. Perhaps on Ebay or another auction site or even at a yard sale.
It looks great. The price is right. But how do you know if it’s genuine and not some knock off?
In other words: how to spot a fake Omega?
This is an article about vintage Omega watches in general and the steps to take to authenticate them.
- Dial and hands
- Reference number/case number
- Serial number
- Crown and crystal
I’ve added some final tips at the conclusion.