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Excellent example of this rare British military watch only issued in 1953. 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 most Omega '53s show. Case back is also free of opening marks common on these special, 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.
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 263
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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