Omega 3597.12.00

3597.12.00 : Omega Speedmaster Professional Missions Apollo 8

Speedmaster Professional Missions Apollo 8

Brand: Omega
Family: Speedmaster
Reference: 3597.12.00 (aka: 35971200)
Name: Speedmaster Professional Missions Apollo 8
Produced: 1997/1 - 1998/7
Limited: Yes, 200 units

Case

Material: Stainless steel
Bezel: Tachymeter
Glass: Plexi
Back: Closed
Shape: Round
Diameter: 42.00 mm
Lug Width: 20.00 mm
W/R: 50.00 m

Dial

Nickname: Apollo VIII
Color: Black
Indexes: Stick / Dot
Hands: Stick

Movement

Type:Handwound
Brand:Omega
Caliber:1861
Base: Lemania 1873
Display:Analog
Diameter:27.00 mm
Jewels:18
Reserve:48 h
Frequency:21600 bph
Time:Small Seconds, Hours, Minutes
Chronograph:Chronograph

Description

The Speedmaster Professional Missions Apollo VIII is part of the Speedmaster Missions series, bearing a patch at 9 o'clock in honour of the mission accomplished from December 21 to October 27, 1968 by Frank Borman, James A. Lowell and William A. Anders.

A total of 50 pieces of the Missions suitcase with all Missions models and a '57 replica were created.
An additional 150 watches were available for purchase separately.