Seiko Lord Matic 5606-7030 from 1968 (Linen Dial Variant)
Offered for your consideration is the remarkable Seiko 5606-7030, a true gem hailing from Seiko's prestigious Lord Matic Line. This particular variation, featuring the exquisite linen dial, emerges as an exceedingly rare find, with a limited production span that adds to its allure.
In 1968, Seiko unveiled this captivating timepiece in their esteemed JDM No.2 Supplement Catalog, presenting it as an enticing alternative within the Lord Matic Line for the discerning middle-class individuals seeking a touch of elegance without compromising quality. It is crucial to clarify that the Lord Matic series does not trace its lineage back to the esteemed Lord Marvel line, which once reigned as Seiko's pinnacle of luxury before the advent of Grand and King Seiko.
The watch's enchanting linen dial immediately captures attention, boasting a mesmerizing texture that harmonizes beautifully with the bold rectangular hands and indices, meticulously finished in black paint to create a striking contrast.
Impeccably preserved, the watch case exhibits a remarkable condition, showcasing only common hairline scratches. The dial and hands, bearing no traces of aging, radiate with timeless charm, while the crystal remains free from any unsightly blemishes, maintaining its pristine state.
This exceptional timepiece arrives with a brand-new, handcrafted top-grained leather strap, perfectly accentuating its refined character and luxurious appeal.
In consideration of privacy, the serial number has been discreetly covered, safeguarding the exclusivity of this timepiece.
Allow us to share the vital specifications of this remarkable timepiece:
- Diameter: 35.5mm
- Thickness: 9.5mm
- Lug Width: 18mm