A hard to find limited edition Panerai, the rose gold Radiomir PAM103 is today’s rare beast. Made in a limited edition of 500 in 2002 (D and E series), this is an unusual Panerai for several reasons.
Secondly, the PAM103 has appeal to even non-Panerai fans who make comments about the movements inside many of the brand’s watches. Inside the PAM103 is a Zenith movement – the automatic Calibre OP VII, base Zenith Elite 680. This is not the only Panerai with a Zenith movement however, the Zenith El Primero was used in various models such as the PAM52, PAM60 and PAM108.
Movement: Panerai OP VII calibre, base Zenith Elite 680, 11 ½ lignes, 26 jewels. Glucydur balance, 28,800vph. Incabloc anti-shock device.
Power reserve: 55 hours
Dial: Luminous Arabic numerals and applied pink gold indices. Luminous pink gold baton hands.Case and bezel: 40 mm, pink gold with removable wire loop strap attachments.Caseback: Transparent sapphire crystal. Pink gold rotor with special Officine Panerai decoration
Water-resistance: 100 meters.
Strap: Alligator with a “PANERAI” signature buckle.