1973 Seiko 6105-8110 Diver Cpt. Willard - Serviced

Product no.: SE210210

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The 6105-8110 "was featured prominently on the wrist of Martin Sheen's character, Captain Willard, in the seminal 1979 Francis Ford Coppola film, Apocalypse NowThe inclusion of the watch was no mistake – the Seiko 6105 dive watch was popular among U.S. servicemen during the Vietnam War in the early 1970s. It was favored for its rugged nature and resistance to the harsh jungle environment. " (c) Hodinkee

It's also well known for having been the watch of choice of the Japanese adventurer Naomi Uemura on his one-man expedition to the north pole in 1978.

Additional product information

Model/Modell/Modèle: Diver "Cpt. Willard"
Year / Jahr / Année: 1973
Reference / Referenz / Référence: 6105-8110
Serial Number / Serienummer / Numéro de Série: 370981
Case / Gehäuse / Boîtier (1-10): nice original stainless steel case with some signs of wear and use, one deeper dent on the left upper edge, very nice case back with crisp engravings (6)
Movement / Werk / Mouvement: excellent original Seiko 6105B movement with quick set date in very good working condition
Winding / Aufzug / Remontage: automatic
Dial / Zifferblatt / Cadran: very nice original black diver dial with applied indices and perfectly matching hand set
Bezel / Lünette / Lunette: nice original bi-drectional rotating bezel with some signs of wear all around
Crystal / Glas / Verre: excellent mineral crystal with hardly any signs of wear
Bracelet / Armband / Bracelet: NOS black rubber tropic strap with new Vintage-Oyster buckle - not Seiko
Diameter / Durchmesser / Diamètre: ca. 44mm
Serviced / Revidiert / Révisé: Yes
Accessoires: n/a

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