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I don't want to open this watch up ideally...

  1. wayneG

    wayneG Apr 6, 2016

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    Firstly, this is not a veiled sales post as I've been granted sales access anyway.

    However, I've had this lovely Seamaster for a while now and I'm thinking of selling it. I have the original paperwork from 1965 and it's never been polished by the looks of things. It appears to have never even been opened up either as there's no knife marks etc, so I'm reluctant to give it a go myself and probably ruin it.

    Before I sell it to fund more "collectible" models, I'd like to know more about it.

    I don't think it's a "linen" dial, so does this type have a name? It's like a brushed effect with applied ,logo. Also, what movement is likely inside and is there any idea of value?

    Thanks in advance

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  2. tyrantlizardrex

    tyrantlizardrex C is NOT for "Lizard". Apr 6, 2016

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  3. GregH

    GregH Apr 6, 2016

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    Beautiful watch!
     
  4. wayneG

    wayneG Apr 6, 2016

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  5. wayneG

    wayneG Apr 6, 2016

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  6. tyrantlizardrex

    tyrantlizardrex C is NOT for "Lizard". Apr 6, 2016

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    Austin Kaye's pricing is to be taken with a pinch of salt.

    The B&B one was up for £695 from memory - and that's freshly serviced, with a 1 year warranty...
     
  7. wayneG

    wayneG Apr 6, 2016

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    Thanks, so around £450-500 sound reasonable?
     
  8. tyrantlizardrex

    tyrantlizardrex C is NOT for "Lizard". Apr 6, 2016

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    I'd imagine you've already got PMs incoming Wayne! ;)
     
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    tyrantlizardrex C is NOT for "Lizard". Apr 6, 2016

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  10. wayneG

    wayneG Apr 6, 2016

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    We'll see, but at least I'm getting there with an idea of value.
     
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  11. wayneG

    wayneG Apr 6, 2016

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