Prospex Black Series 1968 Mechanical Diver's Modern Re-interpretation - SPB255J1
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There are just 5,500 pieces of this particular 2022 Black Series design available globally.
Very popular since its inception and now in its fourth year of limited edition release, Seiko Prospex Black Series is inspired by the mysterious world of night diving.
The 2022 Series is inspired by key moments from Seikos diving heritage 1965, 1968 and 1970 this particular design is a modern version of the 1968 timepiece.
The 1968 Seiko Divers watch was the first hi-beat diving watch an important milestone in Seikos six decades of innovation in diving watches. Its 10-beat high precision automatic calibre, one-piece structure, mono-directional rotating bezel and screw-down protection crown influenced Seiko divers watch development which has, for nearly 60 years, pushed back the frontiers of precision, durability and ease of use in watches for professional and recreational divers.
The orange colouring of the markers and lumibrite is designed for increased visibility in the dark word of the night sea orange is the colour of night divers lamps, allowing time to be read clearly under dark conditions.
This timepiece is accompanied by Seikos first ever original polyester strap for divers watches, created in 2021 the SEICHU.Made in Japan with a traditional texture pattern following the intricate design of Kimono belts, the strap is specifically designed for diving flexibility and durability. It also comes with an additional silicone strap.
Seiko Prospex watches are designed for sports lovers and adventure seekers in the water, in the sky or on land and are robust for everyday wear, whatever the environment. Since launching Japans first divers watch in 1965, Seikos innovative watchmaking has changed global dive watch standards.
Diameter: 42.0 mm
Length: 48.8 mm
Stop second hand function
LIMITED EDITION on the case back
Screw case back
Serial number engraved on the case back
Unidirectional rotating bezel
LumiBrite on hands, indeces and bezel
Manufacturer Details:-Morioka Seiko Instruments Inc, 61-1, Itabashi, Shizukuishi-cho,Iwate-gun, Iwate 020-0596, Japan
Importer Details:- Seiko Watch India Pvt Ltd, 874, Temple Vista Ground Floor, Indiranagar 1st Stage, Bangalore 560 038