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    10 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 293

    OMEGA. A FINE, RARE AND HEAVY LIMITED EDITION 18K GOLD CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH BRACELET

    SIGNED OMEGA, SPEEDMASTER PROFESSIONAL, CASE NO. 145022 69, APOLLO XI 1969, NO. 866, REF. NO. BA145022, CIRCA 1970

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    OMEGA. A FINE, RARE AND HEAVY LIMITED EDITION 18K GOLD CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH BRACELET
    SIGNED OMEGA, SPEEDMASTER PROFESSIONAL, CASE NO. 145022 69, APOLLO XI 1969, NO. 866, REF. NO. BA145022, CIRCA 1970
    Cal. 861 gilt-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, dust cover, 18k gold dial, applied baton numerals, three engine-turned subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds, 30 minutes and 12 hours registers, large tonneau-shaped water-resistant type case, burgundy bezel calibrated for tachymeter scale, fluted lugs, two round chronograph buttons in the band, screw back inscribed Omega Speedmaster - Apollo XI 1969, The First Watch Worn On The Moon, 866, case, dial and movement signed, 18K gold associated link bracelet and deployant clasp
    42mm diam.


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    The Omega Speedmaster Moon Watch DeLuxe was manufactured to commemorate the Apollo 11 lunar landing on July 20, 1969. Production began in the fall of 1969 with the first 28 timepieces given each active astronaut in the NASA program. Production was limited to 1014 pieces with the last piece completed in 1972.

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    Please note the accompanying bracelet is an associated 18k gold bracelet and not manufactured by Omega.