In the year of 2008, Ole Mathiesen is awarded with the title “Appointment to The Royal Danish Court”, which was celebrated with a new classic modern collection of waterproof timepieces under the name “Royal Marine. The aesthetic appeal of the Royal Marine collection is emphasized by its timeless elegance that maintains an Ole Mathiesen tradition of classic watches with a reinterpretation of the “Classic 1962” collection.
Swiss Made / Danish design
The classic Ole Mathiesen watch is considered a Danish design classic, claiming its place within the beautiful and internationally admired Danish design tradition. The watches have since 1962 been manufactured in Switzerland labeled with the prestigious “Swiss Made” mark.
The convex dial is a trademark of Ole Mathiesen and rarely used by luxury watch manufacturers any more due to the complexity in construction. The convex shape gives an extra feeling of depth and a “soft” expression – with a clear reference to the classic watch design from the 1960s.
Scratchproof Sapphire crystal
The scratchresistant Ole Mathiesen sapphire crystal is carved from a solid block into a convex shape in order to increase the strength as well as to reduce reflections in the crystal.
Quartz or Automatic movement
The timepieces either comes with an automatic movement or an ultra-thin Swiss quartz movement that secures a consistently precise timekeeping.
The stainless steel case is manufactured in the low carbon steel alloy 316L which is commenly used in Pharmaceuticals, Marine applications as well as Medical implants. The cutting and machining operations is followed by a series of hand-finished operations like polishing, circular satin brushed and matbrushed finish inside and outside.