Omega Seamaster Ref. 166.002 steel vintage wristwatch, circa 1966
A stainless steel automatic centre seconds wristwatch with date
A classic Seamaster model, this reference was first introduced by Omega in 1962 and the present example dates to c.1966. The watch has a silvered dial with a light vertical satin finish and the applied hour indexes are centrally faceted. Automatically wound via Omega’s calibre 562, there is also provision for semi-quick date change – although the date will change each day at midnight, it may be manually advanced when required by moving the hands backwards and forwards between 9pm and 1am.
[M] Omega calibre 562 automatic movement, lever escapement, 24 jewels, mono-metallic balance, 19,800 BPH, precision regulation, Incabloc shock absorber [D] silvered satin finished dial, applied faceted pointed baton indexes with luminescent dots above, matching luminescent hands (please note that luminescence will have naturally dulled with age), aperture for date, outer black track for minutes [C] stainless steel two-piece case with polished upper body, flat integrated bezel, Omega winding crown, screw-down case back centred with the Omega Seamaster emblem [S] case, dial, movement and crown signed
Diameter excluding winding crown: 34.5mm
Length including lugs: 41mm
Depth to centre of crystal: 11mm
Lug gauge/strap width: 18mm
Serviced and overhauled by an Omega approved service centre. This watch is sold with a one year guarantee and detailed Black Bough certificate. A Black Bough fitted presentation box will accompany this watch.