You’ve found an interesting vintage Omega watch. Perhaps on Ebay or another auction site or even at a yard sale. How to check the authenticity of an Omega watch? Or 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. If you’re interested in specific models I recommend DetectaFake. They have an excellent article about Speedmasters and Seamaster dive-watches.
How to Spot a Fake Omega with these 5 Steps
- Dial and hands
- Reference number/case number
- Serial number
I’ve added some final tips at the conclusion.