The Speedmaster Holy Grail Explained

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The Speedmaster Holy Grail Explained

Post by Racer-X » November 6th 2019, 3:51am

"When Omega introduced their Speedmaster Automatic 376.0822 in 1987, they never guessed it would be nicknamed ‘The Holy Grail’ by Speedmaster collectors and fetch prices between 20.000 and 30.000 Euro.

We wrote an article on the Speedmaster Holy Grail last year, with an explanation of mainly the technicalities of this watch. The production number (believed to be 2000 pieces), production years (1987 and 1988), and how it was initially being delivered (which bezel, dial, hands, bracelet, etc.). If you are looking for that, please read this article, as it covers the extensive research done by the authors of Moonwatch Only as well as the author of

But what makes the Speedmaster Holy Grail, the Holy Grail? What makes it so unique? Without going to dive into technical details (click the links above for that), this article is about the ‘why’ of this Holy Grail." ... explained/

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