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New for SIHH 2018 is your Vacheron Constantin FIFTYSIX collection. This model line that is new is really a design appropriate for any circumstance. The Maltese cross is the contemporary interpretation of the iconic 6073 and inspires it. These brand new watches feature self winding the pink gold as well as movements openworked watch oscillating weight.
FIFTYSIX Collection Inspiration: 1950s
After 263 decades, the earliest watch manufacture of Geneva continues to surprise and releases a brand new chapter in history with the FIFTYSIX collection. The original benchmark 6073, which functioned as a reference for this new collection, expresses the Manufacture’s imagination throughout the 1950s. There’s a classicism of this dial along with a design of the circumstance.
The Maltese Cross could be seen with the lugs in mimicking the branches of this cross, in the plan of these watches. The watch features a crystal, bridging the past and current watchmaking. Historically made from Plexiglas or mineral glass, this box-type crystal climbs well above the bezel and is now manufactured in sapphire (which makes it much more scratch resistant).
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Paying tribute to the 6073, this new collection features a movement using a fresh calibre for the variation. With Cotes de Geneve finishing you’ll be able to respect the movement through the exhibition caseback. The rotor features the Maltese Cross a signature in the FIFTYSIX models.
Admiring the front part of the dial is a distingushing feature, the dial. Alternating Arabic numerals and baton hour markers punctuates the chapter ring. The dial features two tones letting to perform across the dial. The case itself has embraced a crown molding into it rather than the classic strategy.