Grand Seiko SBGF009 from 1998 (Box and Papers)
For your consideration is the exquisite Grand Seiko SBGF009, a timepiece that harkens back to the early 2000s when Grand Seiko introduced its SBGF family, a collection known for its non-dress watch aesthetic before the brand delved into the realms of divers, GMTs, and chronographs.
In true Grand Seiko fashion, the watch exudes a remarkable level of craftsmanship, featuring a harmonious blend of brushed and zaratsu polished finishing. The predominant use of brushed finishing underscores its sporty character.
Gaze upon the pristine white Taitetsu textured dial, a testament to Grand Seiko's dedication to detail. The generously sized appliqués and hands create a captivating three-dimensional effect, ensuring that timekeeping is both functional and visually stunning.
With dimensions measuring 9mm in thickness, 36mm in diameter, and 42mm lug to lug, the watch strikes a perfect balance and sits gracefully on your wrist.
Underneath the hood, you'll find the robust calibre 8J55, boasting an impressive accuracy of ±10 seconds per year, a level of precision that rivals the renowned 9Fs. What sets it apart is the extended 5-year battery life, ensuring that this timepiece remains reliable over the long haul.
This Grand Seiko gem is presented in impeccable condition, showing minimal to no signs of wear. The dial and hands defy the passage of time, appearing as fresh as ever, while the crystal remains unmarred by any scratches.
As a complete package, the watch includes its original boxes, papers, and a bracelet designed to comfortably fit up to an 8-inch wrist.
For the sake of privacy, the serial number has been discreetly concealed in the photo.
Allow us to share the vital specifications of this remarkable timepiece:
- Diameter: 36mm
- Thickness: 9mm
- Lug Width: 18mm
The Grand Seiko SBGF009 is a remarkable blend of craftsmanship, precision, and enduring beauty, a testament to Grand Seiko's commitment to watchmaking excellence.