King Seiko 45-8000 from 1969
For sale is a Seiko 45-8000.
The watch features a unique cushion case that has a polished top and brushed edges for greater depth when viewed.
Cased within is the highly revered calibre 45. The calibres from the 45 family are known for its incredible results in the 1967 Observatory Chronometer Challenge.
Beating away at 36000bph, the calibre 45 is capable of accurate timing and butter smooth sweep of the seconds hand.
The watch adorns an understated grey sunburst dial that is decorated by chunky indices along the edge.
The watch case is well worn with signs if usage seen across it. The watch dial is in free from any signs of aging other than the KS logo. Light aging can be seen on the crown and hands. A brand new crystal has been installed for clarity.
The watch comes on a brand new handmade top grained leather strap.
Serial number has been covered for privacy.
Lug Width: 19mm