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    Incredible find : a Speedmaster 105.012-65 almost never worn

    Sold in Liège in 1966, this pre-moon ref. 105.012-65 has almost never been worn.  Its owner simply left it in its box and nobody paid attention to it anymore. 56 years later, the Speedmaster has finally been taken out of its drawer.  Its condition is incredible, it is the first time I see something like that ! The watch is

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    Rare find : a Speedmaster CK 2998 (before/after)

    This rare Pre-Moon Speedmaster ref. CK 2998 was discovered in « barn find » condition : heavily scratched plexiglas, dirty case, non running movement…   However, while looking closer I realized this was actually a great and never restored example, with an original dial in amazing condition. The hour chrono hand was stuck between two other hands, this is why the movement had

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    25 years ago, a very nice Christmas present !

    25 years ago, this Speedmaster Apollo XI ref. 3592.50 was given as a Christmas present.  I’m sure the owner was very happy !   This interesting reference has a sapphire caseback, so we can admire the beautiful caliber 863 with “Côtes de Genève” finish.  Besides this “modern” touch, it remains a real vintage Speedmaster with a plexiglass and tritium indexes.

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    Meet us at the Lille Watch Fair on 19 September 2021

    Brussels Vintage Watches will be glad to meet you at the Lille Watch Fair on 19 September 2021. On our stand you will find plenty of Omega watches, but also a large selection of vintage watches for less than €500 ! Click here to browse the website of the event. See you on Sunday ! Gaëtan

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    Restoration of a Speedmaster 105.012-66CB : before/after

    This Speedmaster 105.012-66CB (a rare reference because of the facets on the top of the lugs) had been laying in a drawer for years. Under the heavily scratched plexiglas, the original dial was still in very good condition.  The restoration was not so difficult : the plexi has been polished, the case cleaned and the famous 321 movement got a

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