Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Omega, Speedmaster Missions Collection, Rare & Very Fine Set Of 23 Chronograph Wristwatches, Special Edition No. 22/40 Made To Celebrate The Speedmaster Professional's 40th Anniversary
    Case: all stainless, 42 mm, all numbered 22/40, backs engraved with the specific space mission the watch represents, black tachometer bezels, the 1957 replica "Broad Arrow" model with a steel tachymetre bezel, all backs are engraved "Flight-Qualified By NASA For All Manned Space Missions, The First Watch Worn On The Moon"
    Dial: matte black with luminescent markers and hands, colored mission patch emblems, luminous white batons
    Movement: all with caliber 1861 eighteen jewel movements
    Band: all with steel bands, deployant clasps
    Signed: Missions represented are the Apollo 7, Apollo 8, Apollo 9 "Gumdrop & Spider", Apollo 10 "Snoopy & Charlie Brown", Apollo 11 "Columbia & Eagle", Apollo 12 "Intrepid & Yankee Clipper", Apollo 13 "Odyssey & Aquarius", Apollo 14 "Kitty Hawk & Antares", Apollo 15 "Endeavor & Falcon", Apollo 16 "Casper & Orion", Apollo 17 "America & Challenger", Gemini V, Gemini VI, Gemini VII, Gemini VIII, Gemini IX, Gemini X, Gemini XI, Gemini XII, Skylab 1, Skylab 2, and Skylab 3.

    Note: The Missions Collection was limited to 40 sets produced for commercial sale. Omega made an additional 10 sets for non-commercial use and 5 "Artists Proof" sets. The Omega Speedmaster played an instrumental part in the history of space exploration. Since it's space debut in 1965, it has accompanied every astronaut and has performed with faultless precision and reliability.




    Condition Report*: Type: Omega, Speedmaster Missions Collection, Rare & Very Fine Set Of 23 Chronograph Wristwatches, Special Edition No. 22/40 Made To Celebrate The Speedmaster Professional's 40th Anniversary
    Dial: with 22 colored space mission patches at nine
    Hands; luminous white batons
    Metal: all stainless steel
    Case No: all numbered 22/40
    Case Info: all screw back, black tachometer bezels
    Case Width: 42 mm
    Watch Movement: all with caliber 1861, 18 jewels
    Band: all with steel
    Circa: 1997
    Condition: all watches as new, with original space suit material covered case, movement caliber display, eye loupe, handling gloves, all papers and booklets, outer cloth protective bag for the case
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2010
    4th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 9,377

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2014 September 23 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction
    2014 September 23 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction
    REALIZED $2,303,258
    2014 September 22 Fine Jewelry Signature Auction
    2014 September 22 Fine Jewelry Signature Auction
    REALIZED $1,970,300
    Special American Watches
    Special American Watches
    REALIZED $189,844