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Old 23 December 2019, 07:54 AM   #1
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Icon5 I am looking to buy a MINT full gold 1680 purple nipple dial

Where do I start? Where do I look for it? Can pay premium for the perfect watch in NOS condition.

Pic very much related.

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Old 23 December 2019, 09:10 AM   #2
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I would search chrono24....but buyer beware, I would do a lot more homework and buy the seller
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Old 23 December 2019, 11:10 AM   #3
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This is a pretty common flaw so there are a lot of purple ones out there. I actually bought one over a decade ago but ended up returning it after I began to suspect it was a frankenwatch.
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Old 23 December 2019, 11:18 AM   #4
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The pictured one is far from NOS. Well worn bezel and polished case.

I’d contact well-known dealers directly. Try for example Michael Morgon who comes by this forum occasionally.
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