2015 Omega Speedmaster Silver Snoopy Award
Brand and Model: Omega Speedmaster Silver Snoopy Award Reference: 318.104.22.168.04.003 Case: Stainless steel Bezel: Ceramic bezel with superluminova numerals Bracelet: Omega Cordura strap with stainless steel folding clasp Dial: White dial with Snoopy at 9 o'clock sub dial Crystal: Omega sapphire crystal Case Diameter: 42mm Movement: Hand wound 1861 with 28 hour power reserve Case Back: Hand made with a starling silver snoopy which is hand engraved. Included with watch: Outer watch box Inner watch box Special news paper about the apollo 13 launch Silver Snoopy lapel pin Hang tag All warranty cards stamped by the dealer Instructions Condition: - Shows minimal wear consistent with use - Keeping spot on time Additional Info Made to commemorate the iconic Apollo 13 mission that never made it to the moon after an oxygen tank exploded whilst transiting to the moon. The Snoopy award was given by NASA to distingused employees for outstanding acheivments to human space flight. The Omega Speedmaster was awarded the Silver Snoopy Award for its contribution in that mission as well as the Apollo program. This wristwatch features a caseback that is unlike any other. A 925 silver Snoopy medallion, mounted on a plate of the same material, is surrounded by alluring dark blue enamel. A silver powder is sprinkled on each individual caseback by hand, giving the impression that Snoopy is floating in space. The silver medallion resembles the pin - the Silver Snoopy Award - that was presented to OMEGA for its contribution to the success of the Apollo missions.