1971 Omega Speedmaster 'Straight Writing' 145022-69 ST
Only made for a few years the 'Straight Writing' Speedmaster is a huge collectors piece for its unique case back. Made from 1971-1974 this watch is powered by the 861 manual movement.
Date: 1971 February
Case Reference: 145.022 – 69 ST
Dial: Tritium - Lume has slight patina in great shape
Hands: Correct Flat Baton Hands with matching Lume - lume has fallen in a couple spots in minute and hour hands
Bezel: Dot Next to 90 - has turned slight blue hue - light marks throughout
Strap: Custom Italian Leather Strap
Caseback: 'Straight Writing' case back , stamped 145022- 69 ST on the inside - paint has worn off
Crown: Correct Wide Omega
Pushers: Correct Type 4
Movement: 861 - Manual - +6 s/d 277 Amp
Case is in great condition with no notable marks and only light micro wear. Strap is in great shape. Bezel has marks throughout. Dial is in great shape with matching patina. Hands are in great shape with some lume fallen out. No service history but running +6 s/d 277 Amp.