Omega Speedmaster 861 Professional 1978 Watch

£3,200.00

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Description

An Iconic Omega Speedmaster Professional 861
The first watch worn on the moon.

March 2016 this watch had a full service which included new hesaltite crystal + new pushers and seals + new crown ….. at Swiss Time Services Ltd

Signed Swiss 17 jewel 861 calibre manual wind movement 45253*** 1982

41 mm tonneau shaped case signed Omega watch Co, ref number 145.0022-78.

Large ultra clear matt black dial with luminous baton markers – no longer luminous – due to the half-life of Trontium being only 12 years

Subsidiary dial at nine o’clock records continuous seconds.

Brand new armoured hesalite crystal.

Chronograph function – Hours, minutes, seconds via the sweep second hand & two sub dials at 3 & 6 o’clock.

Chronograph function via two new side pushers.

Fixed bezel with black tachymetre scale – enables average speed to be found over a known distance.

Omega stainless steel bracelet strap deployant clasp numbered 1171 with 633 end links.

Bracellet will fit wrist up to 20 cm (8 “) will adjust to fit smaller wrist.

This watch is in excellent condition and keeps perfect time.

The speedmasters are not water proof but their screw down back and pusher o rings do render the case splash proof.

A little history!

Omega Speedmaster was introduced in 1957. A star was born!

Masculine rugged good looks and an indestructible mechanical manual wind movement.

The “look” is so perfect that Omega has made hardly and changes during 56 years.

Why would they!

Probably one of the most sought after watches in the world.

Many say the 861 movement is the best movement ever made.

This fabulous watch is a classic!

It carries our 2 year guarantee.

Comes in own stylish Omega case
​Omega Speedmasters 321 and 861 have seen a dramatic rise in price over the last few years and will probally continue to do so.
​Please check price on www.speedmaster101.com/price-chart-2/

our ref: 15 140