Can you identify this Eufa watch?

Thread: Can you identify this Eufa watch?

Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2014
    Posts
    3

    Can you identify this Eufa watch?

    I would love to finding out more about this Eufa watch whose pictures I have posted below.
    It's working perfectly.
    Thanks in advance!Name:  1.jpg
Views: 198
Size:  237.4 KBName:  2.jpg
Views: 186
Size:  229.4 KBName:  3.jpg
Views: 188
Size:  265.0 KBName:  4.jpg
Views: 183
Size:  240.1 KB

  2. #2
    Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2014
    Posts
    3

    Re: Can you identify this Eufa watch?

    Name:  5.jpg
Views: 175
Size:  268.1 KB

  3. #3
    Member Tomcat1960's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Nuremberg, Germany
    Posts
    2,784

    Re: Can you identify this Eufa watch?

    It's a woman's pendant watch. According to mikrolisk.de, 'Eufa' was a trademark of 'Willy Schack/Enzberger Uhrenfabrik (Eufa)', of Enzberg, Germany. The movement looks like a Durowe 69 derivative, but there are more knowledgeable people here, who can help you with the movement.


    I don't recognize any hallmarks so I take it the case is gilt. This kind of watches was popular with women in the 1960s.


    Where have you got it from?


    Best,
    Tomcat
    After all's been said and done, there's a lot more said than done...

    Patina: little pieces of history put on old watches and forgotten there by the maker of time

    "Miracles?", he asked. "Forget about miracles. Those who walk on water just know where the stepstones are."

    "Luxury watches - you acquire the right to take care of them, but they remain the property of their manufacturers."
    (Roland Ranfft)

    Now available for your Kindle or Kindle Reader:

    Tracks in a Blizzard - A (German) Christmas Ghost Story

    Check me out on Facebook! / Visit us on Facebook! / Visit us in our living room!

  4. Remove Advertisements
    WatchUSeek.com
    Advertisements
     

  5. #4
    Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Wegberg, Germany
    Posts
    3,623

    Re: Can you identify this Eufa watch?

    Hi there,

    the movement is the last generation of the Lorsa 8 line, definitely not made before 1975:
    bidfun-db Archive: Watch Movements: Lorsa 8FA

    Watches like this are childs of the quartz boom. In the 80s, when factories plugged cheap LCD quartz modules into almost every open hole, some wanted to return to the "good ol times", mechanically though, and old-fashioned looking. The results were the likely uglyest watches ever made, but I believe, they were the ignition for the revival of mechanical watches.

    Regards, Roland Ranfft

  6. #5
    Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2014
    Posts
    3

    Re: Can you identify this Eufa watch?

    Thank you all!!

    Tomcat, I have purchased this watch in a flea market few days ago.

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

    Similar Threads

    1. Replies: 4
      Last Post: August 15th, 2014, 01:18
    2. Replies: 9
      Last Post: December 19th, 2013, 22:26
    3. Please help me identify a watch
      By identifyawatch in forum Public Forum
      Replies: 11
      Last Post: January 29th, 2013, 17:14
    4. Please Help identify this watch!
      By ufc75 in forum Public Forum
      Replies: 4
      Last Post: August 7th, 2009, 19:13
    5. Replies: 4
      Last Post: June 10th, 2009, 00:14

    Posting Permissions

    • You may not post new threads
    • You may not post replies
    • You may not post attachments
    • You may not edit your posts
    •