Limited Series Omega speedmaster Moonwatch Apollo 8 “Dark side of tthe moon”
In 1968, Apollo 8 crew became the first humans who saw the hidden face of the Moon. 50 years later, OMEGA has produced this incredible chronograph in homage to that mission. In addition to its skeleton dial, this collection watch surprises with its specially decorated version of the famous 1861 Moonwatch caliber.
Reference 3188.8.131.52.01.001. The entire watch is made of glossy black ceramic and the dial has been masterly draped to reveal the blackened caliber inside. And, even more impressive, the movement has undergone laser ablation, to produce a realistic image of the lunar surface. The 1869 caliber is a specially decorated version of OMEGA’s famous 1861 caliber. 44 mm ceramic case, sapphire crystal with anti-glare treatment on both sides. Year 2019, brand new. Complete with boxes and documentation. With 5 years official / international warranty.