With the development of society, time display seems to be an additional function for the watch. More and more brands are making breakthroughs in the function of watches. And the development of the movement is also positive.
In 2017, as a Swiss watchmaking brand, Vacheron Constantin is equipped with 1142 QP movement that manufactured by itself. And this adds another impetus to the development of the brand. At the same time, the complex functions of the two advanced watchmaking: timekeeping and perpetual calendar are combined to provide consumers with a new visual and using experience.
Tribute to the classic — Vacheron Constantin 1940s
The watch still has a classic round case that reflects the consistent values of brand. Functional partitioning at different color levels makes the entire dial more legible.
The outer-ring of small dials are decorated with delicate patterns. Craftsmanship of the moon phase dial is more exquisite—the hand-polished rose gold decoration highlights the exquisite technology of Vacheron Constantin. Coupled with the modern perennial calendar display window, the watch shows its unique charm to customers.
Details of Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Series Permanent Calendar Chronograph Watch 5000T/000R-B304
43mm diameter round dial is made of 18K 5N rose gold. And it is 12.94mm in thick. The polished bezel reveals the fine craftsmanship of brand that is very appealing. Coin-patterned crown is engraved with the logo of brand (and the chronograph buttons on both sides) adding the enjoyment to watch. And the design is very reasonable that is easy to operate.
The watch has a perpetual calendar function including date, moon phase (6 o’clock), week/month display window(below 12 o’clock), and leap year display window (between 1 o’clock and 2 o’clock). It also has a small seconds dial at the 9 o’clock and a 30 minute time counter at the 3 o’clock.
The 1142 QP movement, independently developed and manufactured by Vacheron Constantin, has a 48-hour power reserve. Through the transparent sapphire crystal hollow bottom case back, the appearance of movement is unobstructed and full of mechanical sense.
The movement with the Geneva Seal certification can adapt to the irregular changes of calendar, and no adjustments are required before March 1, 2100, which showing extraordinary performance. Coupled with a hand-made crocodile leather strap, the watch offers a comfortable feeling. And all the elements of this watch are comfortable and stylish.
Vacheron Constantin perpetual calendar series chronograph watch
Chronograph, perpetual calendar, moon phase design, the understated luxury 18K 5N red gold and comfortable crocodile leather straps create this beautiful watch. And this time, the brand launched two style in total: platinum gold and pink gold. The model are 5000T/000R-B304 and 47292/000P-9510.