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Still available and open to trades, particularly Heuer .
: I am putting up for sale my 1971 Omega Ploprof Mark 1
: I brought it from the original owners son and the Omega extract of
: Archives confirm what he said.
: It has a serial number of 3124xxx placing it very early on in the
: manufacture of 166.077 ‘s
: Everything is correct and original to the watch and when I had it
: serviced by an omega specialist earlier this year he seemed to
: think it had not been opened before then. It had a movement
: service and new gaskets whilst keeping everything else
: unpolished and untouched. The movement is original to the watch
: and not swapped out like many
: There is no paperwork to go with it, just the extract of archives.
: The red isofrane was removed by the previous owner as it had
: perished over the years and I purchased it as a head only watch.
: This really is a lovely watch and with so many altered watches
: available this a very nice and rare version to own.
: The patina on this watch as a whole really is just wonderful and
: something to behold. As can be seen from the pictures the dial
: is really beautiful with matching hands. There is a small chip
: on the edge of the crystal and a light scratch in the middle,
: nothing to detract from the watch and my preference was to keep
: it as found except for having it watertight and serviced. There
: are light marks on the bezel and a small knock at about 2
: o'clock marker. There are no cracks or splits so there are no
: issues there.
: It is not a Bienne restored, perfect, as-new Ploprof - it is a
: perfect patina'd vintage Ploprof which I am sure will not
: disappoint the next owner.
: I can of course provide more pictures and any further details that
: be requested.
: The watch and I are located in France .
: I am looking for 9000 Euros or near offer for it and may take a
: trade in against it depending on what comes up.
: Thank you to OTD and Jeff for the service