Always a perennial favourite with vintage watch collectors, this stunning Omega Seamaster 300 has a large 40mm unpolished stainless steel case and original faded patina Tritium dial.
This highly desirable “Big Triangle “ at 12 o’clock, non-Date version is very hard to find and most collected. Reference 165.024.
A true classic vintage divers watch issued to the SBS in the late 1960’s
It features an attractive matt black dial with sword hands with matching faded lume on the hands and hour markers.
Bi-directional ratcheting bezel rotating freely as it should)
40mm unpolished case with sharp line lyre lugs and the Omega Seamaster Hippocampus logo on the back of the case in excellent condition.
Omega Reference number 165024, and powered by the reliable calibre 24-jewel 552 movement, this watch beats at 19,800 beats per hour (5.5 per second), has Incabloc shock protection and sweep seconds.
In an all original condition, it has been fully serviced and regulated, keeps excellent time, and comes with an Omega box.
This really is an excellent rare find.
This model was also issued to Royal Navy Divers at the time.