Up for grabs is an Omega Speedmaster Pre-Professional
Reference 105.003 “Ed White” straight lug
228290XX serial number circa 1965 production
Excellent vintage condition case has been previously polished. No major dings or dents. No corrosion or pitting.
Dial is original, in excellent condition without scratches, chips, bubbling, or else. Luminous is intact with dark patina. The hands are service replacement, but period correct with spear sweep hand. The dial appears to have a slight color change, a very dark brown, but will not consider it as tropical.
Bezel is original DON with signs of aging, wear and fading.
Caseback is period correct, stamped 105.003-65 inside. The outside is engraving is less pronounced due to wear, but still fully intact.
Watch comes on unworn vintage leather strap with steel buckle.
No box or papers. No documented service history, but watch runs well and chrono functions as it should.