NOS! ULTRA RARE VTG Seiko 5 Sports Diver Automatic Watch 6309-730A PRISTINE
ULTRA RARE Vintage Seiko 5 Sports Diver Automatic Watch 6309-730A. From a gentleman's collection: December 1982 very late SUWA Japan sports divers watch 100 meter 100m resist dial. With original box and booklet. VERY rare "royal oak style" octagonal Seiko oak bezel. This watch IS IN near perfect collectors condition, this was a display watch and there are only very slight signs of being handled.Features it's original stainless brushed bracelet which will fit a 7 1/4 inch man's wrist with good slack (please see the picture in the listing FOR THE EXAMPLE). There is also one additional micro adjustment hole available on the clasp. One of the earliest versions of the "Royal oak style" case and bezel released from SEIKO at the beginning of the 1980s in an automatic. This predates NEARLY ALL quartz and modern SEIKO 5 versions and is one of the earliest signs of this design from SEIKO. Ultimate birth year watch December 1982 from the Caseback serial.
This model is a rare day date 100m sports diver version with a screw down Caseback. AUTOMATIC DIVER With the original 6309 movement which is the same as the SEIKO TURTLE the 3rd diver from Japan made in the SUWA SEIKO manufacturing plant. A true pristine vintage example with beautiful original lume that is intact, original correct handset.
There almost no signs of aging on the hands because it has been in dry storage for 40+ years. Original hardlex Crystal IS IN near perfect condition. Original correct rotating ring bezel insert with almost no signs of wear.The original vertical and horizontal brushed finish on the case and the original bracelet is near perfect and exceptional overall SEE PICTURES. Please see all pictures for how nice this example is it is rare to see one like this with such nice overall original nice vintage condition.
This Seiko has its original case lines and brushing, it has not been touched in over 39 years. We will have some additional rare SEIKO of this era coming up soon including a poor man's 62MAS. This Seiko is original to itself, unrestored and is running. NOTE: As this is an original Vintage Watch and that is unrestored and has it's original gaskets and seals which are 39+ years old it's state for waterproofing and timekeeping IS NOT GUARANTEED.NOTE: It is absolutely recommended that this watch be serviced at some point although it seems to be keeping decent time without losing too much time per day if you wear it on the wrist. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "sicksb" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, Australia, Japan, China, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Hong Kong, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Sri Lanka, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Uruguay.
- Movement: Mechanical (Automatic)
- Indices: Baton Indexes
- Year Manufactured: 1980-1989
- Reference Number: 6309-730A
- Brand: Seiko
- Case Color: Silver
- Department: Men
- Type: Wristwatch
- Band Color: Silver
- Band Material: Stainless Steel
- Dial Color: Black
- Model: Seiko 5 Sports
- Style: Casual, Classic, Diver, Military, Pilot/Aviator, Sport
- Features: Day/Date
- Case Material: Stainless Steel
- Display: Analog