The Basics

The NOMOS Tangente 33 model will also be released in the United Kingdom to support emergency aid. Sporting a red twelve, the small inscription “Doctors Without Borders” under the six, and a special engraving on the sapphire crystal glass back. What makes this watch extra-special is that only 1000 will be produced, each raising 100 pounds for the aid organization.

Brand: Nomos Glashütte
Family: Tangente
Reference: 123.S4
Name: Tangente 33 Doctors Without Borders UK
Produced: 2014
Limited: Yes, 1000 units

Below is a detailed look at Nomos Glashütte’s model 123.S4 from Tangente watch family, including the price, case details and movement features.

Nomos Glashütte Tangente 123.S4

The Details

Nomos Glashütte’s Tangente 33 Doctors Without Borders UK (123.S4) was originally released in 2014. This watch features a hand-wound movement beating at a frequency of 21600 bph ( 3 Hz) to provide a 43-hour power reserve when fully wound.

The Case

The stainless steel case measures 32.8mm in diameter and roughly 6.45mm thick, with 17mm lug width. The round case is paired with a white color dial with stick-shaped hands, and a mixed hour markers and minute track, covered by a sapphire glass. Nomos Glashütte’s Tangente model 123.S4 is water resistant up to 30 meters (98 ft). A display caseback is over the back of the watch case.

Material: Stainless steel
Glass: Sapphire
Back: Display
Shape: Round
Diameter: 32.8mm
Height: 6.45mm
Lug Width: 17mm
W/R: 30

Case Diameter

Case Thickness

Lug Width

Water Resistance

The Movement

The Tangente 123.S4 movement is a powered by caliber Alpha made by Nomos Glashütte. The 17-jewel hand-wound movement is 23.3mm in diameter. Its balance wheel oscillates at 21,600 semi-oscillations per hour or 3 Hz. This movement offers a 43-hour power reserve.

Type: Hand-Wound
Brand: Nomos Glashütte
Caliber: Alpha
Base: N/A
Display: Analog
Diameter: 23.3mm
Jewels: 17
Reserve: 43 hours
Frequency: 21600 bph
Time: Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds

The Price

How much does the Nomos Glashütte’s Tangente 123.S4 cost? This watch was introduced in 2014 and has been in Nomos Glashütte’s collection for around . This watch is a limited edition with just 1000 pieces released. As with most luxury watches, the price of depends on the availability and demand.

CURRENT PRICE: Not Available

For more information, visit Nomos Glashütte online.


  • Brand: Nomos Glashütte
  • Model: Tangente 33 Doctors Without Borders UK
  • Reference Number: 123.S4
  • Limited: Yes, 1000 units

Case & Dial:

  • Material: Stainless steel
  • Glass: Sapphire
  • Back: Display
  • Diameter: 32.8
  • Thickness: 6.45
  • Lug Width: 17
  • Dial Color: White
  • Indexes: Mixed and Stick-shaped hands
  • Water Resistance: 30 meters


  • Winding: Hand-Wound
  • Brand: Nomos Glashütte
  • Caliber: Alpha
  • Display: Analog
  • Diameter: 23.3mm
  • Jewels: 17
  • Power Reserve: 43 hours
  • Frequency: 21600 bph
  • Functions: Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds

About Nomos Glashütte

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NOMOS Glashütte was founded shortly after German reunification in 1990 by Roland Schwertner. Their Bauhaus-style watches were originally designed by Susanne Günther and have won multiple design awards.

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