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Excellent example of this rare British military watch only issued in 1953. From my personal collection. The inside cover and case spring are the original parts; most for sale today have reproduction inside parts. The case finish is just stunning and the edges are very crisp, free of the big dings that most Omega '53s show. Case back is also free of opening marks common on these thick, unique Omega cases. You can spend your money on a modern Omega watch made to look like this, or have the real thing that saw military service. Produced in a very limited number only in 1953 for the British forces.
Watch: Omega Fat Arrow
Military Issue Date: 1953
Origin: Swiss Made, Issued to British Forces
Issue Number: 7385
Dimensions: 37mm across, 40mm w/ crown, 48mm lug bottom to lug top, 14mm thick crystal top to case back
Movement: Omega 283
Case: Omega 2777-1
Strap: genuine pigskin open-ended strap
Crown: original unsigned
Condition notes: Has not been serviced but is running and keeping good time. Sweep hand is a replacement.
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Shipping cost is buyer's responsibility. Service to be agreed mutually. I have been a trusted seller here for more than 10 years and there are 16,000 positive feedback references at squinky.com
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Thanks for looking – Bill Mahoney (Squinky)