Rare C.R.S. case from the 1980s
Nice “Tall and Open S” dial
1171/633 original steel bracelet
About this watch
The Omega Speedmaster, born in 1957, is one of the most iconic wristwatches ever produced. Since 1965, it has been the choice of space programs for over half a century and has been associated with some of mankind’s greatest space adventures, earning it the name The Moonwatch.
Naturally, beyond its professional use for more than sixty years, the Speedmaster, with its incredible history and its timeless design, has appealed to a much wider public throughout the world.
The reference ST 145.022 is the successor of ST 145.012 and the first fitted with the caliber 861. During the first years of production of the ST 145.022, the year of manufacture was engraved inside the caseback: 68, 69, 71, 74, 76 and the last one 78.
The present model was made in the 1980s and is characterized by a new case manufacturer for Speedmasters: C.-R. Spillmann et Cie(abbreviated C.R.S.), which produced cases for Speedmasters between 1981 and 1987.
#45.582.xxx is in very good condition and its parts are conform, with its original 1171/633 steel bracelet, earning a Watch Score of 9.6.
An Extra Score of + 0.2 is given for its original and worn light grey Omega box.
Our WATCHFID Rating is 9.8.
This watch is provided with an exclusive 32-page book: the WATCHFID Condition Report.