This PAM 88 is in good condition for a piece that has been enjoyed since about 2003 (F Series). There are some minor blemishes visible on the hands, but these high resolution pictures magnify them of course. Please refer to the pictures in determining the condition, pictures are of the exact watch being offered.
A total of 2200 units were manufactured of the F series PAM 088. Production of this model began in 2001 and concluded around 2016.
Case is made of high-polish finished stainless steel as is the fixed bezel mounted atop. The center of the case back and crown guard lever are brush/spun finished stainless steel. Both the brown alligator skin strap and stainless steel double-folding clasp are original Panerai. The strap is in excellent condition with the exception of a small crack on the underside near the buckle, but not visible when wearing the watch.
Functions are displayed on a black dial accompanied by luminescent filled hands, silver small seconds sub-dial, magnified date window and a luminescent filled large central GMT hand.
Service history is unknown, however, the watch passed through our in-house service center and passed the quality control tests which implies that it is running up to manufacturer's standards. The watch will undergo another set of quality control tests before being shipped. A full one year warranty and certificate of authenticity will be issued by Element iN Time NYC.