For sale is a Stowa Marine Original 80th Anniversary Limited Edition, also known as MOLE I. This watch is from my personal collection. I acquired it from the original owner who bought it from Watchbuys when it was released.
In 2008 Stowa released the Marine Original 80th anniversary edition limited to 80 watches (and 1 prototype). It was sold out on Watchbuys in about 2 days.
It has an enamel dial and the infamous red 12, there is a unique serial number for each watch. The movement is a decorated Unitas handwound 6498 and includes a Swan Neck regulator. The case has a brushed finish. IT comes with a Stowa strap and a signed deployant. (The brown gator strap is NOT included)
Specs are as follow:
Diameter: 41.00 mm
Height: 12.00 mm
Strap width: 22 mm
Lug-to-Lug size: 50.20 mm
Waterproof: up to 5 ATM
Case: Stainless steel, fine matt
Dial: White enamel
Crystals: Front Sapphire crystal domed and sapphire display case back
Hands: Temperature blued steel
Strap: Leather strap with Stowa deployant
Crown: Stainless steel with STOWA logo
Caliber: Unitas 6498-1
Mechanism: manual wind
Function: hour, minutes, small second
Finish: Geneve Stripes finish, screw balance, swan neck regulator, blued screws with Stowa engraving.
This watch comes with all of the boxes and papers that accompanied it from Stowa. I rate this watch conservatively at TZ 95%.
My price for this watch is SOLD**** $1825 shipping (CONUS) and PayPal fees included. No trades.
If you want to make an offer please be sensible, though I am posting several pieces it is not a fire sale or a panic sale.
Though I am not as active on the forums as I used to be, I have over a hundred transactions between this forum and others. Multiple references available upon request please have references available as well.