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    Sale 1353

    Important Pocketwatches and Wristwatches

    12 May 2008, Geneva

  • Lot 338

    Omega. A fine, large and unusual stainless steel water-resistant chronograph wristwatch

    SIGNED OMEGA, REF. CK 2077-3, MOVEMENT NO. 9'600'427, MANUFACTURED IN 1947

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    Omega. A fine, large and unusual stainless steel water-resistant chronograph wristwatch
    Signed Omega, ref. CK 2077-3, movement no. 9'600'427, manufactured in 1947
    Cal. 33.3 CHRO nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, the two-tone silvered dial with luminous dagger and Arabic numerals, luminous hands, outer railway five minute divisions and tachymetre scale, inner red spiral telemetre scale, two engine-turned subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, in large water-resistant-type case with screw back, downturned lugs, two round chronograph buttons in the band, stainless steel Omega buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    38 mm. diam.


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    According to the Archives of Montres Omega, the present watch was sold to Ecuador on 24 September 1947.

    Different versions of reference CK 2077 models are illustrated in Omega Watches by John Goldberger, pp. 78-81, and in Omega - A Journey Through Time by Marco Richon, p. 534.