Omega celebrated the fiftieth anniversary of the first James Bond film with the launch of a commemorative limited edition watch, the Omega Seamaster Co-Axial 300M James Bond 007 50th Anniversary.Our 36mm version was purchased new at Goldsmiths july 2014 and still as new. Complete with special limited edition boxes and papers (cards)tags, and unique ltd edt. numbered card for the watch.
The case is made of stainless steel and feature the new ceramic bezel ring with diving scales in matt chromium nitride except for the number “50” which is in red, as a reminder that the watch is celebrating a very special 50th anniversary. Each version of the watch is presented on a classic brushed and polished Omega-patented screw-and-pin stainless steel bracelet. The lacquered black dial features a 007 monogram, a reminder that this watch was created to honour the film history of agent 007. The indexes are coated with white Super-LumiNova with a blue emission, allowing ease of reading in all light conditions. There is a date window at 3 o’clock. The coolest feature on this watch is the ‘bullet’ decoration on the rotor, that rotates with the motion of the oscillating weight. This unique design can be viewed through a sapphire crystal in the back of the case.
The watch has a self-winding chronometer, Co-Axial escapement-equipped movement. This Seamaster also has a unidirectional rotating bezel.The helium escape valve allows helium atoms to escape, the watch is water resistant up to 300 metres