1970s Yema Superman ref. 530016 with immaculate blue metallic dial
The brand Yema, founded in 1948 by Henry Louis Belmont, has a rich history in the realm of French watchmaking. Yema quickly gained recognition for its innovative and affordable timepieces, becoming popular among watch enthusiasts.
In the 1960s and 1970s, Yema made history with iconic models like the Yema Superman, a renowned dive watch celebrated for its durability and advanced features. It was used by professionals and military divers.
Over the decades, Yema continued to expand its range of watches to include models for various activities, from sports to aviation. The brand has also been associated with exceptional achievements, including providing watches for French space expeditions in the 1980s.
The Yema Superman, an iconic diver’s watch, first made waves in the 1960s and has since become a symbol of robust precision. Renowned for its durability, it was a favorite among professional divers and military personnel. The Superman’s distinctive features, including a unique bezel-lock mechanism and exceptional water resistance, contribute to its legendary status in the world of dive watches.
This particular model bears the reference 530016, launched in the late 70s. It particularly stands out thanks to its excellent overall condition and its incredible metallic grey/blue vertically brushed dial in immaculate condition. A feast for the eyes in real life.