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 fine Ole Mathiesen Mother-of-pearl dial request numerous different artisans´steps in the complex production whereas polishing is the most important step, as it brings out he opalescent quality associated with the material. When light hits the dial from different viewing angels, structural colors are created.
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.
The ultra-thin Swiss made quartz controlled mechanical movement secure 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.