Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Nov 13, 2016

LOT 296

OMEGA REF. 105.003 SPEEDMASTER ED WHITE WITH EARLIER TROPICAL REF. 2998-2 DIAL Omega, "Speedmaster" movement No. 20526658, Ref. ST 105.003. Sold in Switzerland in December 1964. Fine and rare, water-resistant, stainless steel wristwatch with round button chronograph, registers, tachometer and a stainless steel Omega bracelet Ref. 1035. Accompanied by an Omega extract from the archives

CHF 10,000 - 15,000

HKD 80,000 - 120,000 / USD 10,000 - 15,000

Sold: CHF 50,000

Three-body, polished and brushed, screwed-down case back engraved with the Speedmaster logo, tachometer graduation on the black bezel to 500 UPH, lyre lugs, dust protecting cap. Brown with luminous baton indexes, outer minute and 1/5th seconds track, subsidiary dials for the seconds, the 12- hour and 30-minute registers. Luminous white baton hands. Cal. 321, copper-colored, 17 jewels, straight-line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock absorber, self-compensating blued Breguet balance spring, index regulator.

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Grading System
Grade: AAA


Case: 2-8

Very good

Slightly scratched

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 2-01

Very good

HANDS Original


Dial case and movement signed. DIAM. 40 mm. THICKNESS 13 mm. Approx. overall length 175 mm. Property of a French Collector