20 October 2005
PANERAI. A FINE LIMITED EDITION STAINLESS STEEL CUSHION AUTOMATIC WRISTWATCH WITH DATE AND CONCEALED DIAL BENEATH A FINELY ENGRAVED COVER
Signed Officine Panerai, Firenze 1860, Panerai for Purdey, "Luminor Sealand", No. 087/100, Ref. OP 6577, circa 2002
With rhodium-plated lever movement, 21 jewels, glucydur balance, silvered matte dial, the black chapter ring with Arabic and baton numerals, luminescent hands, eccentric seconds at nine o'clock, magnified aperture for date, large brushed cushion-form water-resistant-type case with protected crown and screw back, the hinged front lid finely engraved with a background of small acanthus leaves with four circles containing the heads of various fowl, case, cover, dial and movement signed, the case and cover further signed for Purdey, with a brushed stainless steel Panerai buckle
53mm length, 50mm width including crown
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Accompanied by Panerai cardboard slipcase, wood presentation box with key, leather strap, screwdriver, additional plain hinged lid, instructions and numbered certificate.
The present watch represents number 87 in the limited series of 100 pieces.
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