12 November 2007
Omega. A fine and unusual stainless steel chronograph wristwatch with two-tone silvered dial
Signed Omega, movement no. 9387521, case no. 9555697, circa 1942
Cal. 33.3 CH nickel-finished lever movement, 17 jewels, bimetallic compensation balance, the two-tone silvered dial with Arabic numerals, outer blue tachymetre scale, inner spiral red and blue telemetre scale, two engine-turned copper-coloured subsidiary dials indicating constant seconds and 30 minutes register, in large circular case with downturned angular lugs, snap on back, two olive-shaped chronograph buttons in the band, case, dial and movement signed
38 mm. diam.
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Accompanied by Omega brown leather presentation box and outer packaging.
For a description and illustration of calibre 33.3 CHRO and a similar reference CK 2079 see Omega - A Journey Through Time by Marco Richon, pp. 532 & 536, pl. 3643.
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