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    Sale 1417

    Rare Watches Including Nautilus 40 Part II

    14 November 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 156

    Omega. A rare stainless steel wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, made for the Republic of Singapore Air Force

    SIGNED OMEGA, SEAMASTER 30, REF. ST135.007, MOVEMENT 20'171'711, CASE 135'007-63, MADE IN 1963

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    Omega. A rare stainless steel wristwatch with sweep centre seconds, made for the Republic of Singapore Air Force
    Signed Omega, Seamaster 30, Ref. ST135.007, movement 20'171'711, case 135'007-63, made in 1963
    MOVEMENT: manual, cal. 286, 17 jewels
    DIAL: black dial, luminous Arabic and dagger numerals, luminous hands, sweep centre seconds, minute divisions
    CASE: stainless steel, screw down back engraved with military numbers, 35 mm. diam.
    ACCOMPANIED BY: Omega Extract from the Archives confirming the production of the present watch on 12 November 1963 and its delivery to the Republic of Singapore AirForce


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    According to the Archives of Omega, the present watch was delivered to the Singapore Air Defence Command (later renamed Republic of Singapore Air Force) on 12 November 1963, bearing a military engraving “A/1450“ on the case back.

    This Seamaster 30 is one of the exceedingly rare examples to appear in public to date. The present watch is noteworthy for its very good and original condition.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.


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    Please note this watch is further accompanied by an Omega Extract from the Archives confirming the production on 12 November 1963 and its delivery to the Republic of Singapore Air Force.