29 November 2007
OMEGA. A FINE LIMITED EDITION 18K GOLD SKELETONISED CHRONOGRAPH WRISTWATCH WITH BRACELET
SIGNED OMEGA, SPEEDMASTER PROFESSIONAL, NO. 01/50, CIRCA 1992
Cal. 867 finely engraved skeletonised gilt-finished jewelled lever movement, mono-metallic balance, the skeletonised dial with applied baton numerals and outer black matte chapter ring, gold hands, three subsidiary rings for constant seconds, 30 minutes and 12 hours registers, in large tonneau-shaped water-resistant-type case with black bezel calibrated for tachymetre scale, two round chronograph buttons in the band, screw on glazed display back, together with an 18k gold Omega link bracelet, case signed
42 mm. diam.
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This watch is number 1 of a limited edition of just 50 examples produced.
Please note the estimate in Euros is EUR13,400-16,600.
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