Grand Seiko goes star-gazing for latest Masterpiece Collection Spring Drive


Grand Seiko has added to its Masterpiece Collection with a fresh Spring Drive timepiece inspired by the spectacular night sky above Japan’s Shinshu region of Achi.

The watch uses Grand Seiko’s Spring Drive manual-winding caliber 9R02, which was created for 20th anniversary of the movement.

Caliber 9R02 has a power reserve of 84 hours thanks to its Dual Spring Barrel, in which two mainsprings are set in parallel within a single barrel, and the Torque Return System.


It is rated with an accuracy of ± 1 second per day.

The slim 38.5mm platinum watch has a deep night sky blue dial decorated with a delicate sparkle of stars in an intricately engraved case.

Its hours and minutes hands and hour markers are made of 14ct white gold and it comes on a crocodile leather strap with a three-fold platinum clasp.

There will be 50 of the limited edition watch made, priced at $79,000.

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