Omega. A limited edition stainless steel manual wind chronograph wristwatch Speedmaster Professional Apollo II 35th Anniversary, 0898/3500, No.77121757, Sold 19th September 2005
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Omega. A limited edition stainless steel manual wind chronograph wristwatch Speedmaster Professional Apollo II 35th Anniversary, 0898/3500, No.77121757, Sold 19th September 2005
Sold for £2,125 (US$ 3,571) inc. premium
Lot Details
Omega. A limited edition stainless steel manual wind chronograph wristwatch
Speedmaster Professional Apollo II 35th Anniversary, 0898/3500, No.77121757, Sold 19th September 2005
18-jewel Cal.1861 manual wind chronograph movement, cream dial with applied baton hour markers, July 20, 1969 highlighted in red below Omega signature, outer black 1/5th second divisions, luminous filled pointed baton hands and arrow tipped centre chronograph hand, sunken black subsidiary dials at 3, 6 and 9 for running seconds, 30 minute and 12 hour recording, brushed and polished tonneau shaped case with screw down case back with Apollo 11, 35th Anniversary Limited Edition engraved and encircling an eagle alighting on the moon, black bezel with tachymeter scale, signed crown flanked by twin pushers, fitted Wempe black leather strap and signed Omega buckle, together with presentation box, outer card, international warranty, operating instructions and spare bracelet, case, dial and movement signed
40mm.

Footnotes

  • On July 16th 1969, Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins and Edwin Aldrin journeyed to the moon wearing an Omega Speedmaster Professional. Selected by NASA for its reliability and proven ability to withstand changes in temperature of over 100°C, acceleration of 16g, shocks of 40g and vibrations between 5 and 2000 HZ. The date of the moon landing, July 20, 1969 is written in red across the dial of this limited edition wristwatch.
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