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To relume or not

Is there a general consensus regarding reluming of vintage Heuer?

Do people value originality over aesthetics?

I am thinking particularly of a 2447s where I think a quality "vintage" relume can make the dial look stunning compared to darkened dirty original lume.

Would your view change if it was a rarer 2447s, say a double-signed dial or an early hex back? Does originality then become more important?

Your views would be much appreciated.


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