Extremely Rare Omega Ranchero Double signed Broad Arrow delivered to the Peruvian Air Force with Extract
The Omega Ranchero: A Harmonious Fusion of Heritage and Mastery
In 1958, a horological marvel was unveiled that would forever etch its legacy into the annals of time – the Omega Ranchero. Emerging a year after the renowned trio, this timepiece entered the scene as a distinguished member of the Seamaster family, a lineage synonymous with water resistance and durability. The Ranchero exudes an air of familiarity with echoes of early Rolex Explorer models, featuring Arabic numerals at 12, 3, and 9, accompanied by a marker at 6 o’clock. This notable departure from Rolex's configuration, wherein the Arabic numerals grace the 12 o’clock and 6 o’clock positions, adds a touch of individuality to the Ranchero's character.
Diving into the historical tapestry, this exquisite Ranchero stands as a testament to precision and craftsmanship. This splendid timepiece, adorned with the nomenclature of the Fuerza Aerea del Peru (FAP), bears the initials "FAP" at its caseback – a poignant testament to its commission for the Peruvian Air Force. A rare spectacle, the dial boasts a unique double signature, adorned with both "Ranchero" and "Seamaster" insignias. These dual imprints bespeak its dual lineage and the exclusive collaboration that led to its creation. Evidently scarce, only a handful of these watches have graced the horological stage over the years.
Distinguished by its pedigree, this Ranchero is accompanied by The Omega Extract of the Archives, a document affirming its historical significance. Delivered to Peru, this watch embarked on a journey that intertwined horology with the heritage of a nation. The original bracelet proudly adorns the timepiece, an authentic hallmark of its vintage charm. The radium dial, a window to the past, retains its allure, having taken on a unique "pumpkin" patina over the years. Delivered in 1961, this Ranchero encapsulates an era with its double signed dial and iconic broad arrow hands.
Amidst the sea of horological treasures, the Omega Ranchero stands as a true gem of rarity. The embodiment of heritage, craftsmanship, and historical significance, it asserts its presence as a collector's dream.
- Reference 2990 /1, a chapter in Omega's distinguished lineage
- Serial 176xxx, an imprint of individuality
- A captivating double signed dial, bearing the names Seamaster and Ranchero
- Original Steel Bracelet, a relic of authenticity
- Immaculately serviced by our watchmaker, ensuring optimal functionality
- Elevated by a comprehensive 2-year mechanical warranty, embodying our commitment to excellence
In a world where timepieces tell stories, the Omega Ranchero speaks of collaboration, legacy, and the shared bond between horology and the skies above. As you embrace this watch, you become a guardian of history and a bearer of a legacy that transcends generations.
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