The most iconic and recognizable watch produced by Oris dates back to 1938 when they released the Big Crown Pointer Date. A novel timepiece with a central pointer hand indicator that revolved around the dial to show the date versus the conventional date window which is present in 99% of watches out there.
The Oris Big Crown Pointer Date 80th Anniversary Edition. 40mm in a solid bronze case with a deep green dial.
The big crown pointer date collection has always been synonymous with Oris and is at the very heart of the brand’s authentic aviation heritage.The original Big Crown Pointer Date from 1938. Photo Credit: Oris
On the wrist the dark green dial contrasts perfectly with the richness of the bronze case and brown leather strap. Cathedral style hour and minute hands and red accented pointer date hand add just the right amount of 1930’s vintage charm to this piece. The curved, textured coin-edge style bezel and, double domed sapphire crystal, and oversized crown pull the aviation inspired look into perfect harmony.
Here are the specifications of the timepiece:
01 754 7741 3167-07 5 20 58BR
Oris Big Crown, 40.00 mm, 1.575 inches, Bronze
Automatic winding pointer date developed by Oris
Leather (Sustainably sourced and produced strap materials).
PRICE: $1,900 USD.
For more information on Oris watches and their timepieces please visit:
The official authorized dealer for Oris timepieces in Vancouver, BC Canada is Time & Gold located at 565 West Georgia Street.
Phone: 604 683 1812