Photo Courtesy of Officine Panerai
The Radiomir was the first Panerai wristwatch design, created in 1938 for the Royal Italian Navy. Previously, the company had manufactured various instruments for use in naval operations, but none of them matched the sophistication of the Radiomir wristwatch. Its large dial, water-resistant case, underwater legibility, ability to withstand extreme conditions, and reliable movement made the Radiomir an instant success.
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