1967 Omega Seamaster Chronograph (Ref.105.005) Cal. 321
This Omega Seamaster ref.105.005 is one of the most sought-after vintage Omega Seamaster chronographs, this reference houses the Omega 321-caliber movement which is loved by enthusiasts for its superior performance and durability that is not found in some of the later production chronograph caliber movements. The same cal. 321 movement can also be found in the Omega Speedmaster Professional or "Moonwatch". The Omega cal. 321 was in production for roughly only 11 years as the superior production of the cal. 321 was cost-prohibitive and eventually replaced. Making the ref. 105.005 from a horological perspective that much more limited and ultimately rare.
This specific Omega Seamaster ref 105.005 would make a wonderful addition to an existing collection and or make a great daily driver on its original omega beads of rice style bracelet and or on a vintage style leather strap!
|Omega Beads-of-Rice Bracelet
The wonderful case remains in remarkable condition, showing little signs of use and full lugs. the pushers remain original to the watch, the crown is an early 70s service replacement. The original Omega beads-of-rice bracelet is beautiful, the bracelet shows normal stretch and wear for its style and age.
This silver Seamaster chronograph dial with applied "Omega" logo is classic and downright stunning. The silver dial is striking in the sunlight, possessing a charming warm patina. The tachymeter displays under the crystal which is specific to this reference. The tritium lume plots are placed on top of the hour marker and show consistent degradation which is commonly seen in Seamasters from this era. The original tritium hands have a creamy patina and exhibit no degradation when inspected under U.V. light.
None. Watch is functioning and keeping time perfectly, previous service history is unknown.