The 1919 Heritage collections is a tribute to Axel O. Mathiesen and the company heritage. Faithful to the beautiful, timeless quality that lies in the well-proportioned details, 1919 melds classic elegance with masculine sportiness.
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.
A quality automatic movement represents a philosophy with reference to both the history of fine watchmaking as well as to the innovative hand-craftsmanship. The self-winding mechanical movement is manufactured by the legendary Swiss movement manufacturer ETA and secure the quality in the classic Ole Mathiesen watches both interior and exterior are in perfect harmony.
Diamond like Carbon
After the stainless-steel case has been hand-finished, polished, circular satin brushed, and mat brushed inside and outside it has received a DLC (diamond-like-carbon) treatment. DLC is a high tech treatment which has a nano-composite coating. that has unique properties of natural diamond low friction, high hardness, and high corrosion resistance.