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    Sale 1348

    Important Pocket Watches and Wristwatches

    12 November 2007, Geneva

  • Lot 161

    Omega. An unusual and large stainless steel tonneau-shaped water-resistant stop-seconds dual time chronograph wristwatch

    SIGNED OMEGA, CHRONOSTOP, SEAMASTER, REF. ST 145.008, MOVEMENT NO. 26563456, CIRCA 1970

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    Omega. An unusual and large stainless steel tonneau-shaped water-resistant stop-seconds dual time chronograph wristwatch
    Signed Omega, Chronostop, Seamaster, Ref. ST 145.008, movement no. 26563456, circa 1970
    Cal. 865 copper-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, the black dial with applied baton numerals with luminous accents, luminous hands, orange chronograph hand, outer white 1/5ths seconds ring, inner revolving bezel calibrated for the second time zone, in large tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with angular sides, screw back, hidden lugs, chronograph and second time zone buttons in the band, stainless steel Omega buckle, case, dial and movement signed
    41 mm. wide


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    The Omega Chronostop Seamaster ref. ST 145.008 was introduced into the market in 1967. The model was available with a revolving 24 hour timer for the second time zone, such as the present watch, or with a revolving dive timer or yacht timer.

    The model is described and illustrated in Omega - A Journey Through Time by Marco Richon, p. 324, pl. 100.