Omega Seamaster 166.024 "Big Triangle with Papers"

We are fortunate enough to present you one of the most desirable Omega watches in history.

Museum Piece
Omega Seamaster 300The Omega Seamaster is the oldest Omega line in the current collection.

Introduction

We are fortunate enough to present you one of the most desirable Omega watches in history. This specific configuration is better known as ‘The Big T’ and it could be yours!This Omega Seamaster 300 with 166.024 dates back from 1969 and is absolutely amazing.The watch has a case size of 40 millimeter and is made from stainless steel. It runs on caliber 565 and comes with a stainless steel “1035” flat-link bracelet.This iconic diver looks exactly as a Seamaster 300 has to look. This piece has a bold black dial with beautifully aged tritium markers including, of course the awesome ‘Big Triangle’ that is often seen on the military issued Seamasters. The watch also has the stainless steel, rotating bezel with the bakelite inlay without any cracks which is extremely rare for a worn watch from this age.Sure this watch is not in absolute mint condition and is a bit scratchy on the steel but that would be exactly the same as an SUV without any dirt on it. So are you bold enough for one of the coolest dive watches ever made? Omega’s answer on the Submariner and the Fifty Fathoms. Then be a men and get this watch before you’re late.It comes with its papers and extract of the archives.

Description

Omega Seamaster 300The Omega Seamaster is the oldest Omega line in the current collection. It was intended as a durable yet elegant watch for active individuals who wanted a versatile wristwatch. The most beloved toolwatch within this line became the Omega Seamaster 300 with a water depth rating of 200m. It proved its abilities in submarines during the Second World War and was used to achieve he first diving-record back in 1955.Due to the exceptional quality of the Omega Seamaster 300, it has been a popular choice among many of the world most famous explorers and divers. Most notably the use of Jacques Cousteau’s team during its “Precontinent II” experiments in the Red Sea in the summer of 1963. It would also go on to be the watch of choice for military divers including the British Special Bot Service.Although this dive watch was specifically designed for professionals and underwater sports lovers alike, it soon enjoyed a wider fan-base. The strong masculine and rugged looks didn’t go unnoticed back then and it still is a real statement on the wrist. A watch with so much character.