Omega Speedmaster*** CK 2998-1 Tropical*** 1960
OMEGA Speedmaster CK2998-1 Tropical, Lollipop Hand, Circa 1960
Serial: 17302XXX
Circa: 1960
Reference No.: CK2998-1

CASE: 39mm, stainless steel, steel with black bezel base 1000 tachymeter

DIAL: Light brown tropical aged matte dial with applied logo, radium hour markers, swiss made
Alpha h/m hands, lollipop seconds chrono hand and dagger counter hands

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

BRACELET: Stainless steel Omega bracelet, dated

CONDITION REPORT: All original dial, hands, bezel, crown and case as well as its original steel bracelet. The tropical dial is a beautiful light brown dial and the radium and surface are impeccable and untouched. The case appears to be unpolished and the lugs are still in their thick original state.


This reference CK2998-1 is the first Speedmaster with the 2998 reference and the lollipop chronograph hand. This particular watch has a beautifully aged ‘tropical’ brown dial.
The watch, with a 17 million serial number, is 100% correct.
The dial, lollipop chrono hand, dagger counter hands and h/m alpha hands are correct for this reference.
This is one of the nicest examples for this reference with a tropical dial and is extremely rare and collectible.

It comes with an archives extract from the Omega museum & its original papers.