Girard Perregaux Vintage 1945 XXL Chronograph Rose Gold
So often there are many watches and watch brands there go by under our radar.
Girard Perregaux has some of the most fantastic vintage and modern pieces that just aren't hyped up and offer a lot of value for money. Just check some details,
This watch features:
Polished 18kt rose gold case.
Silvered dial: outer diameter with a very fine brushed finish & center with a flat finish and gold inlay rings around sub dials
Applied polished rose gold Arabic Numeral hour markers.
Polished rose gold dauphin shaped hands.
Large blued central seconds counter.
30 minute counter (blued hand) sub-dial located at the 9 o'clock position.
12 hour counter (blued hand) sub-dial at the 6 o'clock position.
Small running seconds (blued hand) sub-dial located at the 3 o'clock positions.
Date window located between the 4 & 5 o'clock hour markers.
Girard Perregaux Caliber GP033C0, beats at 28,800 vph, contains 63 Jewels & has an approximate power reserve of 46 hours.
And this movement is probably one of the smoothest operating chronographs I ever tried.
The level of detail and finishing is up there with many more expensive pieces and this is a watch that oozes character. The 37mm x 54mm (lug to lug) case definitely earns the XXL name, however is so comfortable due to it's curvature that it's a pleasure to wear it.
Original croco strap and gold deployant clasp. Watch only, very good condition.