Talking of straps, with my vintage watches I try to get one that I think the watch would have been supplied with originally. NATOs for military style and usually plain black or brown leather for non -military which is what is usually shown on old advertisements. Fancy and coloured straps seem to be
...and dreamt of owning a Sub or GMT and an exciting life exploring wild and remote places. I did eventually get some wonderful watches but, sadly, the call of the wild went unheard and I became a desk diver. I love those old ads though. Regards Kev.