Vintage Timex Moon Phase Watch
A vintage Timex moon phase watch is a vintage watch model that truly has a special something. At first glance, the vintage design instantly catches your eye: the delicate, petite details on the dial, the unique display of numerals, in contrast with the beautiful watch hands. This watch tells an enticing story.
Secondly, it is hard not to notice the beauty of the moon phase feature, depicting the rotation of the moon, stars, and sun.
Finally, we have to mention the functional qualities of this vintage Timex moon phase watch, which make this timepiece a valuable and useful accessory:
Dial diameter: 24mm.
Stainless steel back.
Base metal bezel.
24-hour moon phase feature.
GOLD-TONE VINTAGE TIMEX WATCH
Did you know that even Mark Twain was a fan of Timex watches back in the day? Gold-tone vintage Timex watches have the gift of timeless design. No matter how many years pass, a Timex watch still looks good and it's a statement piece that will go well with most styles and outfits.
This Timex moon phase watch is no exception. If you're looking for a watch to impress, which has all the right qualities, this is it! Hurry up, for there's only 1 like this in our collection!
What is a moon phase watch?
By definition, a moon phase watch is one that relays the 29.5-day lunar cycle by exhibiting the current moonphase in an aperture on the dial. That’s also known as a moon-phase complication, complication meaning any feature on a watch that’s not directly related to the time display. A moon phase, by the way, is mankind’s practical way of describing the luminous (or visible) portion of the moon as it orbits the planet. Likewise, the bulk of moonphase watches present the moon in its current phase of the lunar cycle, using the aperture to hide any non-luminous parts. As one might imagine, specific designs and visuals vary from piece to piece.
Some of our Moon Phase watches rotate every 24 hours (moonphase-like) and others have the long moon phase watch function which rotates every 29.5 days.
The world's first quartz clock was built in 1927 by Warren Marrison and J. W. Horton at Bell Telephone Laboratories. The world's first quartz watch, however, was unveiled by Seiko as the Astron in December 1969. Since the 1980s, when the advent of solid-state digital electronics allowed them to be made compact and inexpensive, quartz timekeepers have become the world's most widely used timekeeping technology, used in most clocks and watches as well as computers and other appliances that keep time.
All you need to know about Vintage Radar
From our collection of vintages and antiques, only the best pieces make it through our selection for this platform. Our goal is to locate the finest vintage pieces and reclaim their original, timeless beauty.
The process behind our brand is a complex one: restoring antique and vintage pieces, making them look flawless, carefully reconstructing what is broken and capturing them as accurately as possible so that these articles get a chance to a second story.
The age, the brand and all the work behind every product, are all reflected in the price of our items. You can read more about the story behind our brand here.
Our vintage watches are extensively verified by local watchmakers that we work with. Any repairs needed are done by professionals, so rest assured, all the watches are in perfect working condition. They are additionally checked for another 24 hours, once the order is placed, before shipping.
The pieces we sell are vintage, so they may present marks of the passage of time. Make sure you have a close look at the photos of each product. We try to capture them as accurately as possible. Colors may differ slightly.
We offer two types of shipping: Free shipping (without tracking number) and Shipping with Tracking Number (20 EUR for the majority of our products).
The items can be shipped worldwide, from Romania.
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