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Seiko Quartz Tank Ref. 7830-5040 1978

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This specific Seiko Tank from 1978 is in excellent condition. This time period of Seiko was often classified as the "golden years" due to the quality and craftsmanship. As for this unique Seiko dress watch it comes in stainless steel with gold plating. Being a quartz model it makes for little to no maintenance. The dial on this watch is truly special as it glistens from a muted gold to a flat white depending on the lighting. Roman numerals are the hour markers of choice, set in black and it makes for easy reading of the time. Just under 12 o'clock the dial features the "Seiko Quartz" logo, above 6 o'clock there is another Seiko logo and the Suwa factory logo.

Overall the design of this watch resembles closely to the Patek Philippe Golden Ellipse in shape and case size along with its Roman numerals. This watch can be worth unisex due to its style and shape, the case width is 28mm which will allow for a variety of wrist sizes. The watch comes on a brand new leather strap with quick release spring bars.

Details Of This Watch

Maker: Seiko
Model: Tank
Reference: 7830-5040
Year: 1978
Dimensions: 28mm width; 36mm lug to lug (length); 6mm thickness
Lug Width: 20mm
Box/Papers: No
 7830, quartz
Dial: Seiko flat golden dial w/ black Roman numerals
Hands: Original Seiko sword hands
Material: Gold plated/stainless steel case back
Crystal: Acrylic
Bracelet/Strap: Aftermarket black leather strap w/ quick release spring bars & gold buckle
Performance: Watch is fully functioning and running

Things We Like

- A gorgeous curved tank shape
- Design nods from Patek Philippe's Golden Ellipse by Seiko
- Overall in excellent condition

Things To Note

- Light scratches

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