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145.012-68 (Canadian Air Force)

  • Omega Speedmaster
  • Serial 26072543
  • 145.012-68
  • Hand made Leather Strap
  • Extract shows delivered to Royal Canadian Air force 25 April 1968
  • Currently at service
  • Price £7,850

This is a rare -68 cased 145.012 issued to the Royal Canadian Air force, as shown by an Extract of the archives.

The dial is correct and in good condition, with an attractive body colour with hints of brown. The print is complete and intact. The plots have been expertly re applied by James Heyman.

The bezel is an original correct Dot over 90 in Very Good condition.

The case is in good to very good original condition. Profiles are clear and there is no evidence of invasive polishing, and there are minor nicks commensurate with a used and unpolished watch.

Movement is in Excellent condition, with an ongoing Simon Freese Service.

Hands are re-painted by James Heyman

Crown is a correct original specification, and the pushers are service replacements.

Crystal is an omega service replacement.

The price is based on the value of the component parts, excluding the dial.

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Provenance:

Came to me approximately 2018 with no known history. It missing dial and hands, and I supplied original vintage dial and hands.

Known work:

Serviced by simon Freese September 2022

Service hands, painted and lumed to match condition