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    Sale 2041

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    12 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 201

    OMEGA. AN OVERSIZED 18K GOLD AND DIAMOND OPENFACE SPLIT-SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH KEYLESS LEVER POCKET WATCH

    SIGNED OMEGA, MOVEMENT NO. 2201750, CASE NO. 6715, CIRCA 1966

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    OMEGA. AN OVERSIZED 18K GOLD AND DIAMOND OPENFACE SPLIT-SECONDS CHRONOGRAPH KEYLESS LEVER POCKET WATCH
    SIGNED OMEGA, MOVEMENT NO. 2201750, CASE NO. 6715, CIRCA 1966
    Cal. 1131 gilt-finished lever movement, 21 jewels, micrometer regulator, black chapter ring, applied diamond-set numerals, gilt brushed central zone signed Expressely Made For Prince of Siam, outer white chapter ring calibrated to 60 units, blued steel hands, two engine-turned subsidiary dials for constant seconds and 30 minute register, one red and one blue split-seconds hands, large circular case, raised smooth bezel, chronograph operated through large buttons in the textured band and crown, time setting button in textured band, case, dial and movement signed
    66mm diam.


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    This particular model of the Omega Olympic Grand Luxe split-seconds chronograph is most likely a special order made upon request.

    A similar model is illustrated in Omega: A Journey Through Time, by M. Richon, p. 568.