Starting by 8th of February, Traditional Chinese Calendar will indicate " The Monkey Year ". The monkey year located at 8th position in the calendar, symbolizes intelligence, ability to speak and talent.
We have mentioned about the special timepieces regarding the Monkey Year from brands like Chopard and MontBlanc. The next one is coming from Officine Panerai: LUMINOR 1950 SEALAND 3 DAYS AUTOMATIC ACCIAIO PAM0850.
Panerai offers this special timepiece in a Sealand Luminor type case. The most significant feature of the Sealand cases is the hand engraved case back. The pattern is hand engraved by a tool named "sparsello" and the lines are filled with gold afterwards.
44mm stainless steel case sports double sapphire crystals on both sides with a WR100M rating. Under the cover we are welcomed by the silver colored dial. Arabic numeral and baton index combining dial features SuperLuminova for enhanced night time visibility. The dial has a date window at 3 o’clock and a small second at 9 o’clock position.
The transparent case back allows us to see the automatic movement Caliber P9000 consisting 197 pieces and offering 3 days of power reserve when fully wound.
The timepiece belongs to the Special Editions sub product group and will be available exclusively at the boutiques only with a limited production of 99 pieces.