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The Forgotten Work of Panerai – Historic Wrist Instruments

Panerai Depth Gauge

It goes without saying, that Panerai’s are true “tool watches”. As the now commonly known story goes, their earliest timepieces, containing Rolex-made movements, were originally produced for divers and frogmen of the Italian Navy. In recent years, we’ve seen vintage references like the 6152/1 and 6154 command astonishing prices at auction, which has subsequently caused a shift in focus, away …

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