Lot 4176. Watch: Omega rare Speedmaster reference 105.003-63 "Ed White" is 1. Hand Built In 1963

Sold: € 8 000
Auction date: 15.09.2018   18:30 UTC +02:00
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Lot 4176 | Watch: Omega rare Speedmaster reference 105.003-63 "Ed White" is 1. Hand Built In 1963
Approx. 40mm, screw-down case back with Speedmaster Logo, the reference 105.003-63, original crown, manual winding caliber 321, serial number 20526669, original bezel, original dial and original hands, supplemented bracelet, very nice, original condition, fully functional, meter adjustment need. Posting from first owner, purchased in 1964 at the US Army PX store in Frankfurt, very rare in this beautiful condition, sought after collectors watch. The Speedmaster reference 105.003 is an important milestone in the history of Omega. In the autumn of 1964, two watches of this reference 105.003-63 were sent to the NASA (National Aeronautic Space Administration), a series of Tests to determine whether they were suitable for space missions or not. This Speedmaster fulfilled successfully all requirements, and NASA chose them as the official watch for the astronauts of the Gemini programs, which you should wear at All.

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