Vintage Omega Speedmaster Professional 145.022-71 from 1975

 7.249

The Omega Speedmaster is a legendary timepiece that has been at the forefront of horology since its introduction in 1957. It was famously worn by astronauts on several space missions, including the first mission to land on the moon in 1969. This particular watch – Ref 145.022-71 – features an 861 caliber manual-winding chronograph movement with 30-minute and 12-hour recorders, stainless steel case and bracelet, and black dial with luminous indexes, and was produced on September 22nd, 1975 before being delivered to the Netherlands. This makes it a true outlier amongst all other Omega Speedmaster 145.022-71s; arguably one of the last ones ever made. The iconic design and quality craftsmanship make this omega Speedmaster a timeless classic that any collector or watch enthusiast will cherish.

When you own this omega Speedmaster, you can be sure that your wrist is graced with a piece of horological history. It’s a testament to the creativity and excellence of Omega watches, and it’s fair to say that very few other timepieces can match its legacy. With such an illustrious past, it’s no surprise that the Omega Speedmaster continues to fascinate people around the world to this day. This Omega Speedmaster Ref 145.022-71 is truly an impressive find for any collector or enthusiast – a true outlier amongst its peers!

This Speedmaster was originally delivered on a 1039/516 flat link bracelet. We’ve put it on a period correct 1171/633 bracelet in great condition for its age.

This watch comes with an Extract of the Archives from Omega stating its provenance.

What we love:

  • Mint condition dial and bezel
  • Beautiful step dial
  • An outlier: probably the latest ever produced -71er
  • With Omega Extract of the Archives
  • Fully serviced in November ’22 for €405 (with receipt)

What you should know:

  • Watch comes on a 1171/633 bracelet (on request and additional payment is a 1039/516 possible)
  • some minor scratches on the case, probably slightly polished long ago.

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Amazing step dial
Vintage characteristics

Fully serviced in November 2022

vintage omega speedmaster 145.022-71 pocketshot

Case

Screwdown stainless steel case-back

Glass

Original Omega signed acrylic crystal

Crown

Original Steel Omega crown

Movement

Original Omega signed manual caliber 861 movement

vintage omega speedmaster 145.022-71 watch

OMEGA SPEEDMASTER

After the Apollo XI mission in 1969, the Omega Speedmaster became forever known as “moonwatch”. The Speedmaster line is known by all watch lovers and Omega’s favorite piece of marketing 😉

The Speedmaster is an amazingly all-round watch, that wears very light and classy with its 42mm case.

Additional information

Brand

Omega

Caliber

861

Dial

Factory Original

Reference

145.022-71

Movement Type

Manual

Case Material

Stainless Steel

Case Diameter

42mm

Exact Year

1975

Availability

In Stock

Dial Color

Black

Time Period

1970-1979