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Pre Moon OMEGA Speedmaster ref. 145012 from 1967

Case

40 mm stainless steel screwed back case with tachymeter bezel

Dial

black with register for the running seconds and the stopp minute and -hour

Movement

legendary OMEGA cal. 321

Functions

chronograph with tachymeter scale

Condition

perfect condition

Year

1967

Price

7.750,- €

Description

he OMEGA Speedmaster was the first and only watch worn on the moon by the astronauts Neli Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins of Apollo XI landing on the moon on 20th of July 1969. OMEGA advertisement after the moon-landing: “ Some people use the Speedmaster for timing eggs. Others use it for timing a walk on the moon.“ The very sought after OMEGA cal. 321 was only built until 1969!

There is a story behind a vintage watch.
Besides the obvious fact that traveling down the years,
a watch absorbs the energy of time and history, it often has a significant story to tell, based on the purpose it was originally made for.

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