Tudor

Tudor Prince Date ref. 79280P Tiger

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  • In 1995 Tudor launched the new Prince chronograph. Up until this point the cases of the Tudor chronos had been quite deep and flat sided – a true ‘presence’ on the wrist. Gone were the flat sides and sharp edges and instead a softer case was utilized that was very similar to its stable mate the Rolex Daytona. This new sleek aesthetic was further enhanced by the introduction of a sapphire crystal, which accentuated the lower profile of the watch on the wrist and had an aluminum tachymeter insert in the bezel or a polished steel bezel.

    As per their predecessors, the Big Blocks, the new 79200 series watches were initially available on steel Oyster bracelets, but Tudor’s interpretation of the Jubilee bracelet eventually became the default bracelet as the Oyster was faded out. It wasn’t just the Oyster bracelet that was phased out – the word Oyster disappeared from the dial and was replaced with “PRINCE”.

    The Prince Dates were available with dials in a kaleidoscope of colours, many of which came with matching leather straps. The dial options were supplemented with versions that had painted Arabic hour markers instead of the applied baton markers.

  • Model Prince Date
    Reference 79280P
    Year 1998
    Box/Papers Yes/Yes
    Bracelet Material Leather - Blue
    Dimension 40mm
    Dial Blue Arabic
    Case Material Steel
    Movement Automatic
    Water Resistance: 100 metres
    Gender Mens
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