SOLD! for $608.00.
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Men's Omega Seamaster automatic gold filled wristwatch, 36mm having a silvered face with gilt baton markers and the original Omega crown. Fitted with a gilt Speidel watchband stamped with maker's mark and patent number. Circa 1960s. Provenance: The collection of Gary Glesser of Loudon, Tennessee, by descent from his grandparents, Captain Hoyt and Rachel Holton of Toledo, Ohio. Hoyt Holton became, at age 17, the youngest captain of a Great Lakes Freighter. In the 1960s, Captain Holton participated in a 26-day Admiral Byrd Society trip replicating the explorer's famous transpolar expedition, during which he met the Pope and Soviet Premier Nikita Kruschev. Many items in the collection were brought back as souvenirs from that journey and other frequent voyages.
PROVENANCE: See description for provenance information.
CONDITION: Overall very good condition. Watch functioning at time of inspection. Service history unknown.