Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 - Toronto Vintage Watches
Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 - Toronto Vintage Watches
Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 - Toronto Vintage Watches
Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 - Toronto Vintage Watches
Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 - Toronto Vintage Watches
Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 - Toronto Vintage Watches
Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 - Toronto Vintage Watches
Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 - Toronto Vintage Watches
Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 - Toronto Vintage Watches
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Vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000 Serviced

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Description

An April 1981 vintage Seiko SilverWave Quartz 5933-7000. This gem from the past comes on an aftermarket steel bracelet. The watch is in good working condition, recently serviced, and comes with a fresh battery! What's interesting about the SilverWave quartz watches is that they have the 'SilverWave' emblem on the screwdown caseback and have screwdown crowns. 35 mm in diameter. While not a real diver, the SilveWave emblem is indicative of water resistance and the history of the original Seiko SilverWave. We offer a flat rate for shipping on every order and 30-day free returns. We also offer a 2-month mechanical warranty for every purchase. All prices are in CAD.

 

Seiko History

Seiko was founded as a watch store in 1881 by Kintaro Hattori in Tokyo. By the 1890s it was producing both clocks and pocket watches as Seikosha. And in 1913 Seiko produced Japan's first wristwatch, the Seiko Laurel. Seiko had beat out several other Japanese companies, including other Tokyo clock companies like Tokyo Clock Co. and Japan Pocket Watch Manufacturing Co. By the mid-20th century Seiko produced some of its most important wristwatches that set the stage for its future. In the early 1950s Seiko produced the Seiko Super which then became the Marvel. And in 1960 Seiko released the first Grand Seiko. This marked the beginning of not only the Grand Seiko but also the King Seiko and Lord Matic lines to follow.

Then, in 1969, Seiko released the Astron, the watch that would upend the Swiss watchmaking industry. Throughout the 1970s and 1980s Seiko continues to produced extraordinary quartz watches, along with many legendary vintage Seiko dive watches. In modern times Seiko continues to innovate, especially through its Grand Seiko brand.