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Happy 21st of July!

    Happy 21st of July! It’s been exactly 47 years since men first set foot on the moon. That means it’s also exactly 47 years ago that the Omega Speedmaster skyrocketed itself to wristwatch stardom, reaching heights that very few … Continue reading

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Rare and Unusual Omega Speedmasters @ AQ: part II

A few days back we highlighted some of the rarest and most unusual Omega Speedmaster models found in the Antiquorum archives and as promised, today we’re back for part two! This time we’re working our way up from 2003 – … Continue reading

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Speedmaster Seven II: Mark

Last week we launched a new segment on our blog: the Speedmaster Seven. First up was our friend Bart, who answered our seven easy-going questions and gave us a glimpse into the collectors state-of-mind. Our victim this week is Mark, … Continue reading

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Speedmaster Seven Questions I: Bart

Today we’re launching a new segment: the Speedmaster Seven. Seven questions, aimed at giving our readers a little peek into the mind of Speedmaster collectors and aficionados. What drives them, what Speedmasters do they own and which ones do they dream … Continue reading

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Moonwatch Only – now available in our shop

Knowledge is power in the watch collectors market. Fine details often determine the price of a watch, and things like mismatched parts and overpolished cases can highly affect the value. With the Speedmaster gaining in popularity in a steady pace and thus rising … Continue reading

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SpeedyWatches @ Monochrome part II: The Reinhard Furrer Speedmaster

Remember our posts about the Reinhard Furrer Omega Speedmaster Professional ‘Radial’ a.k.a. Alaska Project III – the original article and the service pictures? Well, it’s one of the highlights of Bonhams on December 10th 2014 auction, giving watchcollectors (with deep pockets) … Continue reading

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Omega Speedmaster Professional A.C.P. 105.012-63

How is this for awesome? Courtesy of our friend Master of Speed, today’s watch is the exceedingly rare Omega Speedmaster Professional A.C.P. Nowadays the Speedmaster Professional is best known for its connection to NASA and space exploration in general. The Speedmaster … Continue reading

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