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Seamaster - reference 2848 - 1 - SC Steel city watch with automatic movement. - Round steel case, smooth bezel, fluted crown, clipped back. - Dial in two shades of silver, applied hour markers and Arabic numerals, dauphine hands, right central second hand. - Brown leather strap, metal pin buckle. Case, dial and movement signed. Movement: mechanical with automatic winding. Movement caliber 501 - numbered 14.641.484 (circa 1955) Case numbered 2848 - 1 - SC Diameter: 33 mm - Length of the bracelet: 15 - 20 cm With its stylized "S" and "R" from the second Seamaster series, this watch has all the codes of the mid-1950s sports watch: 33 mm diameter, oversized crown, two-tone dial with epis indexes with 3/6/9 numerals. As advertised at the time (page 274), a similar model was intended for "men of action", i.e. the 26,000 pilots of the Royal Air Force, who were provided with them during the Second World War. A similar model is in the Omega Museum in Biel under reference 93 (page 275) and 2377 (page 285). Condition Report: Good overall condition, good condition of the dial, wear scratches and patina on the case, the watch works at the time of the appraisal, with no guarantee of operation over time, a service recommended.