Whilst we have a massive assortment of Rolex, Cartier and Patek Philippe watches, we all occasionally stock other amazing luxury brands! We particularly enjoy it if we are able to purchase a gorgeous Panerai watch for our shop. Panerai was a top military secret for decades and did not surface until the early 1990’s. Let’s take a look into the brand where Italian styling is backed up using Swiss-made movements. During this time the Panerai watch cases were designed and made by Rolex watches SA and moves were made by Swiss manufacturer Cortébert.The Florence-based watchmaker produced wrist-worn diving instruments and, between 1938 and 1970, delivered around 1600 watches. Two models, today identified as the”little Egiziano” and also the”large Egiziano”, were produced for the Egyptian Navy. But by 1970, the business ceased offering watches into the Marina Militare, and in 1993 it afterward moved to launch its products to the civilian industry. Many celebrities at this time were regularly spotted wearing a one after Panerai enthusiast and spontaneous brand ambassador, Sylvester Stallone purchased a Panerai Luminor in a jeweller’s store in Rome in 1995 to wear during shooting of the film Daylight.
Panerai watch are renowned for its XXL military-inspired versions. At this years SIHH, Panerai presented the brand new Luminor Due 3 Days Automatic versions, together with the stainless steel or red gold instance, in sizes of 42 mm, 45mm and for the very first time a 38 millimeters in diameter. There is one for all tastes! Today, this appearance is still very much prominent but sure technology has of course advanced. The ivory colored dial with blue Arabic numerals and luminous dots really stands out! This timepiece will be excellent for the Spring with its gorgeous polished red gold bezel and mild blue strap.
If we now have interested you about Panerai watches, we now have a beautiful illustration in the shop. This very intriguing and distinctive Panerai Pam 729 with additional slim titanium case has a 45mm situation and sun brushed blue dial. To find out more, give us a call or pop by and visit us today!