Gorgeous vintage Seiko 5 Sportsmatic Deluxe 7606-7000 in very good overall condition. It was released in March 1966 according to its serial number. These Seiko Sportsmatic Deluxe are an enhanced version of the 5 Sportsmatic with a date quickset (with a dedicated pusher), a stainless steel case and a better finishing.
This unusual black variation of the Sportmatic Deluxe is in its original condition, nice flawless black dial, dauphine hands and steel indexes. Day (in english) and date at 3 (with quickset). The case is in good condition, with some minor wear.
The movement is a Seiko 23-jewel automatic 7606. It works fine, holds good time (gaining about 10 s a day) and has a good amplitude.
The crystal is in very good condition, the steel band is a vintage generic one from the japanese brand Maruman. It is in excellent condition and fits very well the watch.
Vintage watch with unknown history but checked, serviced (2020/12) and cleaned. Water resistance non tested.
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