Omega Speedmaster*** DA 145.022 Two Tone*** 1986
OMEGA Vintage Speedmaster Professional Chronograph ‘MOONWATCH’ 14K Gold & Steel, Black dial, Ref. DA 145.022,
Cal 861, Circa 1986
Nicknamed 'Liberace' Speedmaster
Serial: 48224847
Circa: 1986
Reference: DA 145.022

DIAL: Black dial with gold registers and tritium hour markers, white hands and black register hands, T SWISS MADE T.

CASE: 42mm, Stainless Steel, 14K gold tachymeter bezel, gold plated crown and pushers
Case back engraved with limited edition number 169/500

MOVEMENT: Caliber 861, hand-wound mechanical chronograph, 17 jewels

BRACELET: Black leather bracelet with gold plated buckle

CONDITION REPORT: The watch is all original, but the chronograph seconds hand appears to be the earlier pear shaped one. The dial and hands are in mint condition. The bezel has only some slight wear. The case and bracelet are unpolished. The movement is working well and running smoothly.

NOTES: This is limited first series of 500pcs for the Italian market corresponding to the 1986 series. A later series was then launched with an A in front of the limited number.
Following the nickname of the gold & steel Holy Grail as the 'Liberace Grail', we observed this nickname had spread to all 1980's Speedmasters in gold & steel including this one.