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Modified SEIKO Scuba Diver 150m with Rotating Bezel & Diagonal Crown

This watch was SOLD on July 26, 2017 (Destination: LA, California, U.S.A.).

 
seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch
Gender: male
Year: 1970 - 1979
Accessories: none
Crystal: glass
Dial Width: 32 mm
Dial Height: 32 mm
Movement: 17 jewels automatic
Case: stainless steel
Case Width: 42 mm with crown posts
Case Height: 46 mm with lugs
Serial Number on Back: 7002-7000, A1, 150824
Serial Number on Movement: 7002A
Band: fabric
Band Width: 22 mm
Band Length: fits up to 9 in
 

This is an authentic Japanese-made 1970s Modified SEIKO 150m Scuba Diver Automatic Watch with Date.

  • Original SEIKO Watch with AFTERMARKET hands, dial & bezel insert + NEW band & clasp!
  • FEATURES: MODIFIED/CUSTOMIZED, Rotating Bezel, Luminous Hands & Hours, Diver Case, Screw-Down Crown, Date
  • STAINLESS STEEL: bezel, case, back, crown, clasp
  • FABRIC: band (blue with red & white stripes)
  1. Notes on BEZEL: shows light scattered pinprick-sized marks
  2. Notes on the MOVEMENT ROTOR: printed details have faded

This watch keeps good time & is in good working condition! Add this to your collection of vintage quality timepieces!

The photos presented below are of the actual item for sale. Kindly study them carefully because what you see is what you will get. We try our best to describe watches as accurately as we can that's why we present them visually & literally. In case we missed a few points, you are welcome to ask questions.

seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

For sale, is a modified SEIKO 150m Scuba Diver Automatic with Date. It was built to feature a diver case, diagonally placed screw-down crown & a rotating bezel.

Collectors are particularly drawn towards the unique cut of its bezel, which is trimmed with rows of multi-bevels all around to form a distinctive shape!

Here is a picture of an all original vintage SEIKO Scuba Diver 150M for reference & comparison:

seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

SEIKO makes a wide range of aftermarket parts available: This vintage piece has been modified & fitted with a blue dial, orange hands & bezel filler, which create a striking contrast... A blue band with red & white stripes brings its eye-catching appeal up a notch!

seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

EXTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Evidence of use is visible to the unaided eye. Scratches are light, but more numerous than "near mint".

INTERNAL CONDITION: This watch is in *EXCELLENT condition (88-92%): Working perfectly, needs no repair or service.

*condition descriptives mainly based on the Timezone Grading System
seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

stainless steel diver case, where crown is covered by protective posts

stainless steel rotating bezel with AFTERMARKET orange/black insert

Notes on BEZEL: shows light scattered pinprick-sized marks

AFTERMARKET matte blue dial or face

seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

AFTERMARKET orange-coated steel luminous hands

luminous bar hour markers

date display window at 3 o'clock

seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

painted white SEIKO name logo & "AUTOMATIC" at 12 o'clock

painted white "17 JEWELS", "150M", "JAPAN" & serial numbers at 6 o'clock

painted yellow "WATER RESIST" also at 6 o'clock

painted black grid on white trim

seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

original diagonally-placed SEIKO stainless steel screw-down crown

original glass crystal

seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

NEW blue fabric military band with white & red stripes

Band Length: fits up to 9 in

NEW stainless steel clasp & rings

seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

case back embossed with SEIKO name logo, Great Wave Detail, "SCUBA DIVER'S", "STAINLESS STEEL", "WATER RESISTANT", "JAPAN A" & serial numbers

We cannot guarantee the effectiveness of its waterproof closure because this watch is vintage
seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch
seiko scuba diver 150m automatic date watch

Japanese-made SEIKO 17 jewels automatic movement - cleaned, serviced & checked by our skilled technician

Notes on the MOVEMENT ROTOR: printed details have faded
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