1987 Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch 145.022 Cal. 861 - SOLD
The Omega Speedmaster Professional is arguably the most important watch ever made, and its importance and timeless design have made the made the Speedmaster a staple for collectors. We're pleased to offer this excellent example of the reference 145.022 Moonwatch. This watch is original down to the tritium dial and hands which have developed a wonderful creamy patina, and the caliber 861 beating away inside is in excellent mechanical shape and with a serial number dating the watch to 1987.
Take a look at the photos and our condition description below:
Case: 42mm stainless steel case in very good condition as pictured with sharp edges and thick lugs. There is one small ding on the 7 o'clock side of the case shown in the photos.
Bezel: Original tachymeter bezel in excellent condition as pictured.
Dial/Hands: Dial is original matte black tritium in excellent condition and free of any staining, scratching, or damage with intact lume plots and a pleasing even patina on the hour markers. Hands are also original tritium with a patina that matches the dial. There is a portion of missing tritium on the hour hand as shown.
Caseback: Original moon landing stamped caseback in very good condition as pictured with nice crisp engravings.
Crystal: OEM Omega hesalite crystal in excellent condition as pictured.
Movement: Caliber 861 manual wound chronograph movement. 48.22million serial number dates production to circa 1997. The watch runs great and keeps good time, with all movement functions working as intended, including chronograph start, stop, and return to zero. Service history is unknown.
Bracelet/Strap: New vintage style brown leather strap.
Accessories: None, sold as watch only.