Introducing the Vintage Seiko Lord Matic, a remarkable successor to Seiko's renowned Lord Marvel line. Watch enthusiasts may be familiar with the Lord Marvel 36000, featuring the 5740C (36,000 bph) movement, which holds a special place in theJDM marketas the first true high-beat watch. Seiko's vision for the Lord Matic line was to carry on the esteemed legacy of the Lord Marvel, and with their exceptional design prowess, they succeeded.
Launched in 1968, the Lord Matic line featured sophisticated 56 series movements and high-quality case designs and finishes. Positioned just below theKing Seiko line, the Lord Matic quickly gained market demand, with its 5605 movement becoming one of the most ubiquitous Seiko mechanical movements of its time. Thetechnical developmentof the Lord Matic 5605 movement also laid the foundation for higher-beat variants used in many early to mid-1970s automatic King Seiko and Grand Seiko models.
The LordMatic series showcases a wide range of dial and case configurations. This specific Vintage Seiko Lord Matic 5606-7001S we're presenting features a rare sunburst grey dialand a multi-dimensional mirror polish finished case, preserved in factory-fresh condition. Adhering to Seiko's Grammar of Design, the unique case shape allows the watch to capture and reflect sunlight, making it a true conversation starter. Thewatch handsare mirror-finished with a distinctive black dashed line, a design unique to vintageSeiko timepiecesfrom the 70s. The overall condition of this Vintage Lord Matic is simply outstanding.
Discovering a close to near-new oldstock watchwith all original parts is a rare find in today's market. Don't miss your chance to own this exceptional Vintage Seiko Lord Matic.
For those seeking an entry point into the fascinating world ofvintage Seiko, this remarkable timepiece serves as the perfect introduction to a captivating journey.
Model: Lord Matic 5606-7001S
Era: 1970 Oct
Case Diameter: 37 mm
Lug to Lug: 40 mm
Lug width: 18 mm
Case Condition: Close to new old stock unpolished case with the original brush finishing still on the cash.
Movement: 5606 automatic movement newly serviced in Japan
Overall Condition: This Lord Matic is keeping amazing time and feels brand new even after 50 years of history.
And of course, it comes with any colour of our Kyoto Series Leather Straps. Of course you can pair it up with any straps we have in store by adding just a few extra to make the watch suit your personal taste. Just let us know which one you like to pair the beauty up with.