Omega Speedmaster*** 105.003-65 B&P*** 1967
OMEGA Speedmaster Straight Lug Ref. 105.003-65, Mint, GUBELIN Box & Papers, Circa 1967
Serial: 24533687
Circa: 1967
Reference No.: 105.003-65

CASE: 39mm, stainless steel, black ‘DO90’ tachymeter bezel, straight lugs

DIAL: Black dial with applied Omega logo, tritium hour markers & T SWISS MADE T printed at the bottom

MOVEMENT: Calibre 321, hand-wound column wheel chronograph, 17 jewels

BRACELET: Omega stainless steel 7912/6 bracelet dated 1.65
Initials 'JFG' engraved on the outside of the buckle.

CONDITION REPORT: The dial, hands, bezel, bracelet and case are all original and mint. The dial luminous material has aged with a slight cream color patina. The case side appears slightly polished, meanwhile the hippocampus on the case back is crisp and untouched. The watch is complete with its Gubelin box & Gubelin stamped guarantee papers. The initials of the owner are matching ont the buckle of the watch as well as on the box.

NOTES: The 105.003 reference is nicknamed 'Ed White' after the astronaut who famously wore this reference into space in 1965. The straight lug case was discontinued in 1967-68 at the end of the production of the 321 caliber and are not only rare, but highly collectible. Especially in excellent condition with their original box and papers like this one.