Omega Speedsonic Lobster 188.0001 44mm Tuning Fork Chronograph Mirror Dial RareOMEGA
For auction is an 1970's Omega Speedsonic Lobster mirror dial caliber 1255 tuning fork chronograph 44mm with perhaps the most amazing bracelet ever made. A legendary case design that is instantly recognizable even at just a glance it earns the nickname it's been given as it looks like the chitinous plates of a lobster shell. Made using proprietary technology licensed from Bulova it was always a standout special piece by Omega, the futuristic bracelet and case design pretty much ensuring that would be the case.
Ref #: 188.0001
Diameter: 44 mm w/out crown, 46 mm w/crown, 46 mm lug to lug
Lug Width: 30 mm at the lugs tapering to 16 mm (will take a 30 mm bracelet)
Height: 15 mm
Water Resistance: N/A
Gram Weight: 136 grams
Movement: Omega caliber 1255 tuning fork chronograph
Crystal: Mineral with some light scratches, applied black tachymeter chapter on the underside of the crystal
Strap/Bracelet: Omega 'lobster' bracelet in very nice condition to fit up to an 8" wrist
Case: Stainless steel brushed case with Omega signed crown and large rectangular pushers, screw down caseback with a Seamonster logo showing some case opening marks
Dial: Mirror dial with matte black subdials, baton hands and markers, day and date at 3 o'clock
Condition: 75% (7.5 of 10): case is excellent, dial has some light marks as does crystal, working correctly
Box/Papers: Watch only
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