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Diver Page Updated

I’ve just updated the Diver reference page, to include a rather unusual – and very rare – early model. In 1958 Citizen introduced the Deluxe and Super Deluxe range of watches. They proved to be popular and were Citizen’s most … Continue reading

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Twin Crown Diver from 1970

In the wider world, Citizen is maybe not so well known for its vintage mechanical watches, and particularly for their divers made from the mid 1960s and through the 1970s. Although there’s a page on this blog which describes the various divers (https://sweep-hand.org/citizens-vintage-divers-1962-to-1980/) … Continue reading

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If You Like A Good Back Story….

I’m very pleased to tell you that I’ve just published a new page 🙂  But it isn’t written by me, but by our Dutch friend Bert. He recently acquired a very nice Citizen diver, after making contact with the seller, Kelvin, … Continue reading

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Citizen 52-0110 Diver – Blue Bezel Insert…or Faded Black? Solved!

With thanks to Bert and Nick – Bert who was prepared to take the bezel off his diver and Nick who suggested it – we have an answer to the question….was the bezel blue  originally, or was it black and has … Continue reading

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Citizen 52-0110 Diver – Blue Bezel Insert…or Faded Black?

If you’ve read the Diver Page (https://sweep-hand.org/citizens-vintage-divers-1962-to-1980/), you’ll have seen some commentary in the 52-0110 section about dial variations and questions about whether there was ever a blue bezel insert for this (and other 150m divers). The conclusion was that it’s … Continue reading

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‘New’ 100m Diver

It’s rare to come across a watch that I’ve not seen before – but it has happened this week. It’s a complete surprise to me since it is from an already relatively rare range that was produced for only a … Continue reading

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Diver Page Updated

A bit late, but I have now updated the diver page. I’ve added quite a bit on the 62-6198 and 52-0110 divers following comments from two diver collectors – Paul and Mikko –  who know these models much better than I … Continue reading

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