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    Rare find : a first owner 1985 Speedmaster with original box and papers

    A really nice find !   This 145022 Speedmaster was sold in Namur (Belgium) on December 14, 1985 and always stayed in the same family.  The original box and papers have been preserved, which is very interesting.   All components are original.  Under the scratched plexiglass, the tritium dial and hands are still in perfect condition.   The jeweler’s stamp

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    A Speedmaster 105.012-66CB with a nice story

    As a vintage watch collector, there are two things we must keep in mind : the watch itself, and its history.  Unfortunately when a watch is 50 years old or more, it is very difficult to know its background.   The Speedmaster I’m talking about today is an interesting example for that reason.   On July 8, 1967, this Speedmaster reference 105.012-66CB

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    Seamaster 300 Big Triangle “no date” : Mark 1 vs Mark 2 dials

    —ENGLISH VERSION AVAILABLE SOON—   L’omega seamaster 300 est une montre qui a toujours fasciné les collectionneurs.  Au poignet, son charme opère immédiatement : boîtier quasiment identique aux speedmaster, cadran simple et lisible, et surtout cette lunette bakelite luminescente qui offre des reflets et une profondeur inégalables.   Dans la famille des seamaster 300, il y a une catégorie à part. 

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    Analysis : Consequences of the COVID-19 on the vintage Omega market

    —ENGLISH VERSION AVAILABLE SOON—   Face à la crise liée au COVID-19, comment le marché des montres (et en particulier celui des Omega vintage) réagira-t-il ? Assistera-t-on à une baisse des prix, ou au contraire la côte se maintiendra-t-elle ?   Dans le monde des montres, il convient de faire une distinction essentielle : d’un côté les montres de collection, et de

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    CANCELLED Next GTG on 20 March 2020 : register now

    Unfortunately the GTG has been cancelled due to the coronavirus.  We will set another date as soon as possible.  After the success of the first GTG (Get ToGether) organized in December 2018, I have the pleasure to announce you that the next GTG will take place on Friday 20 March 2020 around 6PM. Who can participate ?  Anybody that is passionate about

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