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You are bidding for Very Rare OMEGA Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch Apollo XI 20th Anniversary Edition 218/250 1969-1989 Ref. ST145022, which is one of OMEGA’s most iconic timepieces.This engraving was 1969 – 1989 (Germany 250 pieces). According to Moonwatch Only and Omega’s Journey Through Time, the 250 pieces for the German market were delivered as ‘head only’. That means there was no strap or bracelet delivered with these pieces. The Omega distributor or retailers took care of this themselves. At the heart of this chronograph is OMEGA’s mechanical calibre 861 with 17 jewels. This watch is in good vintage condition.This OMEGA 1989 Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch Apollo XI 20th Anniversary Edition features a black dial covered by a hesalite crystal and graced by a small seconds sub-dial, 30-minute recorder and 12-hour recorder along with a central chronograph hand. With its black dial and tachymeter scale, this 42 mm chronograph.The black bezel, with its tachymetric scale, is mounted on a 42 mm stainless steel case excluding the crown and 48 mm from lug to lug is in good vintage condition throughout, with minor surface scratches that are to be expected on any watch of this age. The back lid signed "Speedmaster", "Flight-Qualified By Nasa For All Manned Space Missions", "The First Watch Worn On The Moon", and the side of watch signed "218/250 Apollo XI 1969-1989" The winding crown is completely original and correctly signed with the famous “Omega” logo. The watch is presented on neutral brown leather band around 25cm including the watch case, and stainless steel original clasp with the “Omega” logo. Please See photos. Brand : OMEGA Model : Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch Apollo XI 20th Anniversary Editions 218/250 1969-1989Reference : ST145022Diameter : 42 mm excluding the crown Movement : Mechanical calibre 861, 17 jewels Year: 1989Functions : Hours, minutes, small seconds, chronograph, tachymeter. Case Material : Steel, vintage good condition #218/250 Bracelet material : Neutral brown leather band around 25cm including the watch case, and stainless steel original clasp with the “Omega” logo. Glass : Hesalite crystal Dial : Black dial Crown: Original Omega Other specifications : Travel box Omega and their Speedmaster Apollo XI limited editions. Some people love ‘m, others frown their eyebrows when Omega introduces another commemorative edition. Since 1969, Omega creates these Apollo XI editions and you could say that they are a recurring ‘limited edition’ since 1989. Every 5 years there’s a Speedmaster Apollo XI to be introduced. Next one will be in 2019, when the Apollo XI missions celebrates its 50th anniversary. In this article,It is a perfect addition to you watch collection. You can also use these wonderful watches as a gift to your friends. The watch will be carefully packed and shipped highly insured. Item will be shipped from our European logistics center in Vilnius, Lithuania as an priority registered parcel by DHL Express (2 - 3 working days).