Pre-A refers to some regional test products that were launched after being acquired by Richemont Group in 1997-1998. At that time, they were only sold in Germany, Italy and Switzerland for testing.
The Pre-V and Pre-A old watches look more tasteful in luminescence for the luminous coating is backward comparing with modern technology. The hands and hour markers on the black dial sport distinctive look of retro style. The big crown guard of Luminor becomes the brand’s most iconic symbol of Panerai.
Referring to the movement inside of the steel case, the Cal.ETA6497 manual-winding movement is durable and stable very much. The logos have been fully engraved on the splint of movement.