In 2018, the Overseas collection is rounded off with two new models. First there was the Overseas Dual Time, previewed at the Dubai Watch Week, in November 2017. As for the Overseas ultra-thin perpetual calendar, Vacheron Constantin chose to waited until January 2018 to unveil it at the SIHH.
The new Overseas ultra-thin perpetual calendar is one of the slimmest watches on the market. It houses the iconic Vacheron Constantin Watches Wiki Replica Caliber 1120 QP/1, an ultra-thin mechanical self-winding movement powering perpetual calendar and moon-phase indications. This barely 4.05 mm thick movement comprising 276 parts keeps track of calendar irregularities with no need for correction until 2100. Beating at a frequency of 2.5 Hz (19,800 vph) and endowed with an approximately 40-hour power reserve, it drives the hours and minutes, perpetual calendar – day of the week, date, month and leap year on a 48-month counter – as well as moon-phase functions.
Jean-Marc Vacheron started the tradition in 1755 when he shot fundamental substances and created a masterpiece masterpiece. Today, the legacy continues, and every piece undergoes the careful scrutiny of the Geneva office to ensure the quality warrants the Hallmark of Geneva seal of approval. Excellence describes the valuable metals and stones that go in the composition of every bit and the exquisite craftsmanship involved with the production process.Vacheron Constantin is a Swiss luxury watch company. Vacheron Constantin was founded in 1755, it is one of the oldest watch brands. In 1819 the organization’s official title was changed to Vacheron & Constantin, having formerly operated under just the Vacheron name (the founder’s last name).The initial Vacheron boutique opened in 1906 on Quai de l’Ile, which eventually became the name of a successful Vacheron Constantin opinion (still available today). Back in 1936, during a challenging time for the business due to the Great Depression, Charles Constantin became the head and this also marked the first time in 80 years the Constantin household was in charge of the manufacture. One of those who’ve worn a Vacheron Constantin watch are Napoleon Bonaparte, Pope Pius XI, and Harry Truman. Notable models include the Vacheron Constantin Patrimony, Vacheron Constantin Malte, Vacheron Constantin Quai p l’lile, Vacheron Constantin Overseas, Vacheron Constantin 1972, Vacheron Constantin Historiques, Vacheron Constantin Metiers d’art. The Vacheron Constantin calibers are among the sturdiest of moves on the market.
Overseas ultra-thin perpetual calendar © Vacheron Constantin
The 5N pink gold case measures 41.5 mm in diameter and is 8.1 mm thick. Water-resistant to 50 metres, it frames a translucent silver-toned lacquered dial punctuated by 18 carats gold hands and hour-markers highlighted with luminescent material. The sapphire crystal caseback reveals a 22 carats oscillating weight adorned with a wind rose.
Calibre Vacheron Constantin 1120 QP/1 © Vacheron Constantin
Secured by an interchangeable 18 carats 5N pink gold folding clasp, the equally interchangeable dark blue alligator or rubber straps provide an extremely chic way of accentuating the refinement of this new Overseas ultra-thin perpetual calendar..