A NEW ERA
The long serving Oystercase was given a makeover for the Oysterquartz watches. The squarer case profile and integrated Oyster bracelet were both in keeping with the brands DNA but also 'of the time' for the 1970s.
Regarded as one of the most over-engineered quartz movement ever, the 5035 behaves more like a mechanical movement than a quartz movement
Collectors love a 'full set' and they don't get more full than this. Both boxes, all the paper work and even the hang tag make this a great opportunity.
The OQ line ran for almost a quarter of a century, from 1977 until 2001. In mid-1979, the movements were submitted for chronometer testing, after which the dials bore the COSC designation