Dating my omega watch
Both companies went to a different serial number system and the date of manufacture is not determinable by these letter & number serials.
News, business and sports journalist James Andrews began writing professionally in 1996.The dial and crystal go right to the edge and the lugs are smaller. Data adapted with permission from “Omega Speedmaster Evolution” by Roman Hartmann.It will NOT tell you the actual date the watch was acquired...many watches spent years in warehouses before being sold... If there are some letters incoroporated in the serial number (common with Hamilton and Elgin) your watch was probably made AFTER the last date on the chart.