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Well, i just got this watch... seems the true Bruce Lee... View attachment 476571
definitely a looker with the correct 2-peice sweep hand. It should have the 6139A inside.

I love the lume it has the same color as the new Black Series tries to emulate out of the factory (which I love).

Congrats on a great score. The AM bracelet is nice (Uncle Seiko?) I have an OEM if you need it send me a PM and we can talk.
 

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Here the pic of the bracelet with the am bracelet in the watch...the seller said the bracelet suppose to be original that comes with watch... can anyone verify this ?
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now all i need is the band that Bruce Lee wear, the ones that Daniel Dae Kim wear...
 

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While doing some ferreting around looking for Bruce Lee info, I came across another photo that was presumably taken at the same location as the one which showed the clearest view of the dial of BL's watch... (this one - as posted by @Seiko Hoarder at the top of the thread):
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Now, it may be the lighting and the exposure of the next image looks pretty bleached out so it could be a scan of an old photo, but the dial colour looks like it could well be a brown HK watch rather than the black that is otherwise assumed...

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Also, in some of the B&W images that have appeared, as referenced by DCVW, it's quite possible the dial was not black:
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Uh oh, a brown dial Bruce Lee would upset the universe. But not as much as the peasant blouse he was wearing.
 
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As I understand it, it's down the the Proof dial (6010) vs later version (6012 - Resist/no markings on the dial; water Resistant on the case back). Some of the photos with the watch were taken in '69, so it really has to be a 6010. It's also pretty clear from the photos that Bruce's Lee watch was a 6010 Proof dial (not JDM Speed Timer) - and probably a HK one at that (but I don't thank that can ever be certain, short of seeing the very watch itself, but it is most likely).

So it's probably like the Pogue. As most people know better than me (and I'm sure you do), the "True Pogue" is a 6005 - and a '72 at that (from the serial number of his watch), but most yellow dial 600X are described as Pogue - even some with other colours.

Maybe we should call the 1969 non-JDM 6010 with black dial the "True Bruce Lee"? And the earlier in '69 the better.

Hope I don't have to put on a flame suit...
Just a note on the -6012. I got this one not long ago and I believe it to be all original. It’s on its way to John for another customer to use to restore. It’s a Resist dial.






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