|Model:||PAM 152 Luminor Sealand by Purdey - Special Edition Lion – 40/100|
|Size - diameter excluding winding crown:||47mm|
|Size - length including lugs:||53mm|
Brand new Panerai PAM 152 Luminor Sealand by Purley, special edition Lion number E 040/100. The Luminor watch combines high technical skill with knowledge and experience. The watch comes with a black and gray dial. Two Arabic numerals for 12 and 6 o’clock and gray batons for other hours. One sub dial at 9 o’clock for the seconds and date window with cyclop at 3 o’clock. At 12 o’clock is engraved “Luminor Sealand”. The hands have a baton shape. It is a “L Swiss Made L” model. The dial is covered with a case hand engraved with a lion face and an African scene. It requires more than a week of work on this stainless steel AISI 316L. The steel is corrosion resistant, anti-magnetic and hypoallergenic qualities. Inside the case, comes a mirror. The crown is protected with a cover, signature of Panerai. It has a stainless steel screwed back case with engraved outside “ Officine Panerai – Firenze 1860 - Stainless steel – 50m – OP6577 – BB 1064895 – E040/100”. It has a manual winding movement with caliber P 9000 with 28 jewels. The watch comes with a brown water resistant calf strap and a stainless steel Panerai buckle. It is a brand new full set with box and paper.
The company was founded in 1860, in Florence by the Guido Panerai & Figlio family. The company supplied the Royal Italian Navy and its commandos. Its reputation is based on instruments of high precision and technological sophistication. It is a name synonymous for quality and reliability. In the 1930’s, Guiseppe and Maria and their children opened a dealership called “Orologeria Svizzera”. “Officine Panerai” developed the first wristwatch prototype in 1936. The production of watches started with the Radiomir in 1938, which was used by the commandos of the Italian Navy. Then came the Luminor also used by the Italian Navy. In 1993, Panerai offered both models on the international market. In 2005, the compay introduced the P.2002 caliber featuring three mainspring barrels. Panerai became highly collectible especially the models used by the navy as older models were only limited edition of maximum 300 pieces. Since 1997, Panerai is owned by the “Richemont Group”
Manual wind movement with caliber P 9000 with 28 jewels, 28,800 A/h and 72 hours (3 days) of power reserve. The movement is made of 197 parts.
Diameter excluding winding crown: 47mm
Length including lugs: 53mm