Grand Seiko 4520-8000 CapGold Feb 1969
Model: Grand Seiko 4520-8000 hibeat cap gold
Case Material: gold filled
Case Dimensions: 36mm, thickness 9mm including crystal
Case serial: 920376
Caliber: 4520A 25jewels
Service history: NA. Currently running at +8.4 seconds/day.
Lug Width: 18mm
This is an all original vintage 45 Grand Seiko in cap gold.
Overall, this piece is in good vintage condition. The case has has been polished in the past but retains its beautiful Tanaka grammar of design profile. The original silver/white dial is in very clean condition with no blemishes or discoloration. The original handset and crown have aged but overall is in good shape. The movement history is unknown but simple adjustments have been made by our watchmaker and is currently running at +8.4 sec/day. The caseback is in good condition and has an engraving commemorating it as a gift to a goverment official in Hokkaido in 1969. The gold medallion on the caseback is original and is in very good condition.
Ships from Japan