Panerai Luminor 1950 Fiddy Special Edition Pam 127 Pam00127 47mm Swiss Complete
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Panerai Pam 127 1950 “FIDDY”! CLASSIC, MODERN, VINTAGE?
Ok, so technically the Panerai Luminor 1950 “Fiddy” is not actually a vintage watch per se but rather a vintage re-issue. Introduced as a limited edition of just 1,950 pieces in 2002, the design of the Fiddy – as it has become affectionately known – was inspired by an original Panerai watch design from yes, you guessed it, 1950.
Despite its relatively simple appearance the Panerai Luminor 1950 “Fiddy” has taken on almost grail status with many Panerai aficionados. This is largely because it is heavily imbued with what I can only describe as the DNA of the brand.
For a start the stainless steel, cushion shaped case measures a healthy 47mm, a character trait the brand would become renowned for. In fact many people credit Panerai with really kicking off the ‘over-sized’ watch trend.
More than that though, it’s the distinct style of the sandwich dial, the exaggerated curve of the sapphire crystal, the ever practical security lever lock on the crown, the Panerai Luminor 1950 “Fiddy” just oozes that classic Italian cool that so many others have tried and failed to replicate.
Turn the watch over however and it’s a different story. Gone is the minimalist style, instead replaced by confronting view of the heavily branded Cal. OP XI, a modified ETA movement that Panerai has stamped its mark all over.
Presented on the original strap it was sold with complete with matching stainless steel buckle, the Panerai Luminor 1950 “Fiddy” is one serious timepiece. Whether you’re a fresh-faced newcomer or seasoned collector, there’s just something about this watch that makes you want to strap it to your wrist.
Sure it’s big – arguably too big to be even practical for daily use – but it just looks so damn cool that within two minutes of putting it on size ceases to be a concern. Plus why would you want to hide away something this badass?
No Panerai watch collection is complete, or even started really, without a Fiddy! Just a remarkable timepiece and this set has it all…even the original Panerai registration card & an actual Panerai machine Stamped warranty card! A Complete Special Edition Box Set with everything you see in the pictures including an additional Panerai leather strap!
MODEL: Luminor 1950 Pam 127
MOVEMENT: Swiss Manual Wind
CASE: Stainless Steel
CROWN: Crown with Screw Down Crown guard
DIAL: Black 1950 Dial with Tremendous Lume
BEZEL: Non rotating
CONDITION: Pre owned – As-New & Complete!
BOXES/PAPERS: Complete Triple Box Special Edition Box Set with everything you see in the pictures.
WATER RESISTANCE: – 100m
STRAP/BRACELET: – 3 – Original Panerai Brown leather strap with correct Panerai Tang buckle & additional Panerai Burgundy strap & additional Panerai black alligator strap.
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