ras makonnen

Ras Tafari Makonnen commissioned six stunning watches for his coronation at which he became the Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie I. The Empress Zauditu, preceded him as head of the nation and like Haile Selassie, also relied on her Omega pocket watch.

This in particular watch was commissioned by Ras Tafari Makonnen prior to his coronation at which point he became Haile Selassie.