Spy Time

When Pierce Brosnan took over the role of James Bond, he ushered in an era of the Omega Seamaster 300M as the official watch of 007, which is honored by this special edition.
Words // Bill Lindsey | December 25, 2022 | Luxury

All Omega timepieces are exceptional timepieces, with observant Bond fans aware the Seamaster 300M became 007’s watch of choice in 1995’s GoldenEye and thereafter. This commemorative edition’s blue oxalic anodized dial features laser-engraved waves, above which the skeletonized hour and minute hands rotate, along with a lollipop-style second hand. For a pleasant surprise, turn it over; the transparent back allows a view of the automatic mechanism with a 72-hour power reserve in action, accented by the iconic silhouette of Bond seen in the opening moments of every movie. The quite practical uni-directional rotating bezel is accented by the brushed stainless steel mesh bracelet. Even the box is unique — it features three dots inspired by the movie opening sequence, with an additional hidden button that opens it;