Introducing: The Omega Seamaster 300 60th Anniversary Limited Edition
This commemorative piece may impart part of its name to the “regular” Seamaster 300 , but it is an entirely unexpected watch through and through. In all actuality, the two of them come with the huge expansive bolt hand, yet the similitudes stop there. The Seamaster 300 60th Anniversary Limited Edition Master Chronometer was displayed on the first Seamaster 300, the reference CK2913, which was delivered in 1957 close by the Speedmaster and the Railmaster (which got their own commemoration versions as well). The Seamaster 300 was Omega’s method of competing with the Rolex Submariner and the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms, and it was trailed by an extensive rundown of intense jumping watches, including the enormous Ploprof .
The Seamaster 300 offers a similar trademark bezel than the first reference CK2913.
Omega had as of now discharge a Limited Edition of the Seamaster 300 to pay tribute to James Bond , but this is the absolute first time that the first Seamaster 300 is recreated in such a manner. From far off, the first and the generation appear to be indistinguishable, directly down to the 39mm hardened steel case. The setup of the dial is additionally an ideal match, aside from the first radium markers have been supplanted by the more secure SuperLuminova on both the files and the expansive bolt handset. Note that dial was given a fake tropical completion that reviews what you may discover on a vintage piece and the lume is shaded to coordinate that look too. It’s not exaggerated and the outcome looks great.
As with the first reference CK2913, this watch depends on a programmed development, yet the high level type 8806 rather than the type 501. Strangely, the converse moment commencement was picked for the bezel, a style additionally found in the first Seamaster, and even a similar text style and applied lume pip at the hour long imprint can be found. The one distinction here is identified with the material of the bi-directional bezel, with aluminum ensuring a lot higher obstruction than the acrylic utilized in the last part of the 1950s. Omega even ensured that the Naïad sign decorated on the crown and the Seahorse on the caseback would be accurately appeared. You truly must cherish this consideration regarding detail.
The three notable deliveries from 1957 each get their commemoration restricted version, with 3,557 bits of each.
This year, the Seamaster 300 isn’t the simply notable model to get such a treatment, as reliable re-releases of the Speedmaster CK2915 and Railmaster CK2914 are being presented simultaneously. The Limited Edition Seamaster 300 may be created in 3,557 models and it is evaluated at 6,500 CHF (around $6,540 at season of distributing), including a two extra lashes, one NATO and one in calfskin, with the tie changing instrument as well. You can even buy the three commemoration observes together on the off chance that you extravagant a complete set, and that is restricted to another 557 pieces (with exceptional caseback inscriptions and an additional dial signature), all that for 20,000 CHF.
Omega Seamaster 300 Reference CK2913-1 around 1957, for comparison’s sake.
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Also, make certain to look at our anecdotes about the Speedmaster and Railmaster commemoration releases too!