A new model, featuring a blue dial and a red-gold case, joined the Blancpain Classic Collection, “Villeret”. Set applied Roman index and cut-out sage leaves-style hour & minute hands on the dial, while the seconds hands bear the initials of the House's founder, Jehan-Jacques Blancpain. This timepiece is driven by the self-winding movement 1151, which ensures a four-day power reserve thanks to the use of two series-coupled barrels and high-performance springs. Two kinds of bracelet matching to the case in 40 mm are prepared; Gold mille mailles bracelet (photo) or Midnight-blue alligator strap.
Case: Diameter 40 mm, 18K Red Gold, Water resistant 3 ATM, See-through case back / Movement: Automatic with calendar Cal. 1151 (28 jewels, Power reserve 100 hours) / Price: 18K Red Gold bracelet 4,200,000 yen, Leather strap 2,112,000 yen
January 25, 2021