Girard-Perregaux: Moon with big date

Girard Perregaux: vintage 1945 large date moon phase in steel

Without any doubt, the display of the moon phase belongs to the classics under the wrist watches. Their popularity among the audience is unbroken for decades. No reputable watch manufacturers may allow to abandon the appearance of the Moon age in his collection. Currently, Girard-Perregaux presents a new vintage 1945 moon phase and combines their mechanics with a big date. It enjoys since its premiere in a wrist watch in 1994 (when A. Long & sons) rank equally high Watch fans like said moon phase. The variant of the two ads has a permanent place in the collection for a long time, but now comes in a retread garment trade.

For combining the two complications consisting of 282 items calibre Girard-Perregaux 03300-0062 realized and equipped with the factory own precision characteristics. The number of colors please reads like a selection of traditional decorating techniques of Haute Horlogerie: income of rhodium-plated circuit board finishing dual, round as well as a Perlierung on the visible parts of unbound function. The bridges are elaborately decorated: with dual, round finishing touches Perlierung on the bridge and an exclusive Geneva stripe finish. The wheels are gold-plated, machined cones and the Spring House drum Sun ground.

Girard Perregaux: vintage 1945 large date moon phase in Rosé gold

The inner workings of the aesthetic operates under a very harmoniously arranged dial: at 12 o’clock the outsize date displays the current day with two wheels, one of which is transparent. The clock using a rail hand that runs around the dial determines the clock of time. The pointer and the applied Arabic numerals give a simple elegance. The manufactured with extreme precision and curved indexes are of particular delicacy. The moon-phase display is traditionally arranged at 6: 00.

The housing – available in Rosé gold or steel available – has an external dimension of 36.1 by 35,25 millimetres and shows that a good designer also with smaller clocks can realize a good readability. 24 400 euro must be invested for the gold Variant.