Vintage Rolex Oysterquartz Datejust 17013

By | June 22, 2020

While today many watch enthusiasts look at quartz watches with disdain, in the 1960s this technology was heralded as a significant innovation in the industry. In fact, 20 top Swiss watchmakers, including the likes of Patek Philippe, Omega, and Rolex, joined forces to establish Centre Electronique Horloger (CEH) consortium with the objective to create a Swiss quartz movement they could all use. The result was the Beta-21 quartz movement introduced in 1969.

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