Every watch collector has reached a point where they wonder — should I get a vintage piece? The answer to that is simple, yes! Purchasing a vintage watch can be tricky and often times, these pieces have scratched up cases, murky glass, patina dials/hands & chipped parts, so why the hell do people still get them?!
Vintage collectors enjoy collecting these pieces for mainly 3 reason — design, value & the story behind each watch.
Vintage pieces can be briefly summarised to be less bold in their design, smaller sized, & some vintage pieces are still highly sought after even after so many years. Many collectors fancy vintage pieces as they have proven to be an excellent investment as many collectors value the story behind each watch that has been passed on.
Hence today, I will be sharing with you 5 vintage pieces I personally think you should own!
When you tell your fellow Seikoholics about the Seiko panda dial, no doubt this will come to their mind. It's an ever popular model and the prices for this piece have been skyrocketing in recent years! Recent price to date for this watch has reached at least S$1200 - S$1800 depending on its condition.