A look into our book “The References” 1950’s-1960’s

by on Mar.22, 2020, under Allgemein


Page 1148-1149 – patent 545668 (dated 30 November 1955) presents the O-ring used in the GPF 2/56 (visible on the left page, 1148).


Page 1332-1333 – the casebacks on the compasses, which are screwed in at six points, ar signed in the center with „OFFICINE PANERAI – FIRENZE“ and below with the patented trademark „BREVETTATO“. The Radiomir compass on the right also features the „MOD. G.PF. 4/55“.

Page 1342-1343 – a depth gauge for 35 metres, without adjustable metre and index elements, signed „Radiomir Panerai“ (left page). The right page (1343) shows a pressurised container, in which a 15-metre depth gauge can be seen (historic photo courtesy of the Archivio Storico Panerai).

“The References” 1950’s-1960’s at a glance:
37 Vintage Panerai watches from the 1950’s to 1960’s. Featured References: 6152, 6154, 6152/1, GPF 2/56 and modified References, compasses and depth gauges followed by an overview of the straps and buckles used in this era.

26 x 26 cm, 696 pages, trilingual (German, Italian and English language in one book), 27 database charts, 353 illustrations, including rare historic photos from Italian and Egyptian frogmen, hardback jacket, slipcase.

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