Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Monaco, Jul 21, 2021

LOT 24

Large split-seconds chronograph, minute counter; “Olympic”; painted metal and chromium-plated metal

EUR 900 - 1,800

USD 1,100 - 2,200 / HKD 8,300 - 16,600

Sold: EUR 2,080

Black painted metal and chromium-plated metal, open-face, keyless-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with snap-on case-back, black dial with subsidiary seconds at 6 and three horological complications:
• 1/10 second chronograph (activated by the winding-crown)
• Split-seconds (activated by the round-shaped push-piece located on the case-band at 11:30)
• Half-instantaneous 30-minute counter (subsidiary dial at 12 o’clock)

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 1

As new

Movement: 1*

As new

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 1-01

As new

HANDS Original

Brand Omega, Bienne / Biel

Reference MG 1155

Year circa 1960-1970

Movement No. 2 033 857

Diameter 64.9 mm

Caliber 1131, 23’’’, lever escapement

Signature dial, case and movement

Accessories protective red plastic fitted box with neck strap


*a 20% import VAT is due on the hammer price with buyer's premium, plus 150€ for termination of temporary export, at buyer's expense, only if it is delivered within the EU