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Watches April, 29 2013

Seiko 100 Year Anniversary Special Limited Edition Watch

Seiko celebrates 100 years of watchmaking with a timepiece that celebrates and honors the company’s founder, Kintaro Hattori. The “Seiko Kintaro Hattori Limited Edition Astron GPS Solar” watch is a strong time piece that features a Japanese solar powered movement with GPS controlled time and timezone function for accurate time keeping. It features more a world time and Day Light Savings Time, and power saving function. The special edition 100 year Seiko will retain accuracy to +/- 15 seconds per month when out of the reach of its GPS chaser.

Finished in crocodile leather with a deployment or titanium bracelet, the Seiko Kintaro Hattori Limited Edition Astron GPS Solar watch retails for $4,590 when (if) it lands Stateside.

For those looking to spend a bit less on a proper Seiko, we recommend the $186Seiko 100 Year Anniversary Special Limited Edition Watch Diver’s Automatic in staineless steelSeiko 100 Year Anniversary Special Limited Edition Watch or black rubberSeiko 100 Year Anniversary Special Limited Edition Watch strap.

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