Omega Speedmaster*** CK 2998-2 Tropical*** 1960
OMEGA Straight Lug Speedmaster CK2998-2 Tropical, Lollipop hand, 1960
Seria: 17302601
Circa: 1960
Reference: CK 2998-2

CASE: 39mm, Stainless Steel, base 1000 tachymeter bezel, mercedes crown, acrylic crystal.

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

DIAL: Tropical chocolate dial with three registers (without step), radium luminous baton markers, SWISS MADE at the bottom. Alpha hands with lollipop chono seconds hand and dagger counter hands.

BRACELET: Omega stainless steel 7077/6 bracelet, dated 4.60

CONDITION REPORT: The dial has aged to a rich chocolate tropical color. The patina on the dial and hands matches and are original radium. Only the lollipop hand lume has been partially stabilised and reacts slightly less than the rest of the lume. The bezel has faded to a stunning navy blue color. The case and bracelet appear to have been lightly polished, but overall very nice. The movement and all functions are working perfectly.

NOTES: According to the Omega Museum archives extract, the present watch was manufactured in 1960 and delivered to New Zealand.