Seiko Grand Quartz 9943-8020 from 1978
For sale is a Seiko 9943-8020.
Featuring an eye catching textured dial, it is not surprise why the 9943-8020 is such a popular reference amongst collectors.
The depth of the elements on the textured dial of the 9943-8020 sets itself apart from the typical textured dial you see on vintage Seiko.
Pairing this alluring dial is Seiko's Hardened Stainless Steel (HSS) case with a Hv score ~450. This added hardness allows the watch to be more scratch resistant. The usage of HSS is not marketing gimmick as examples of 9943-8020 can always be seen in immaculate condition.
The Seiko calibre 9943 powering this watch is an ultra-high precision watch with an annual variation of only ±10 seconds at the time of production. This precision is achieved by having an additional quartz crystal to assist in timekeeping when temperature fluctuates.
Being a HSS case, the watch is in excellent condition except for scuff marks at the bottom the bezel. The dial and hands in immaculate condition with no visible signs of aging seen. The crystal is free from. Any scratches.
The watch comes on its original bracelet that fits up to 6.5" wrist.
Serial number has been covered for privacy.
Lug Width: 18mm