Although the first tourbillon was born as early as 1801, only a few watchmakers have the ability to independently develop and manufacture this complex watch. Vacheron Constantin continues to sublime the advanced complex function of tourbillon, combining tourbillon with amazing power reserve of 14 days, presenting a wonderful art tour for connoisseurs, excellent performance tourbillon, with round and simple case , Blooming in the brilliance of baguette-cut diamonds. Today’s Watch House brings you this unparalleled masterpiece, the official model: 89600 / 000P-9878.
The Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle 14-day power reserve tourbillon watch is powered by the Vacheron Constantin 2260 movement. As an unparalleled masterpiece, it will become a new favorite of collectors.
The case diameter of this watch is 42 mm. The case is made of 950 platinum. The appearance is simple but beautiful, and the case and the lugs are set against a rectangular cut diamond.
This watch uses a sapphire crystal glass with clear light transmission. The exquisitely crafted dial is perfectly presented in front of the eyes, and the fire of the diamond on the case is even more dazzling.
The side of the crown made of 950 platinum is decorated with a triangular pit pattern, which is easy to rotate, and the top of the crown is carved with a delicate Maltese cross, demonstrating its noble brand identity.
The thickness of this watch is about 12.22 millimeters. A circle of rectangular-cut diamonds set on the bezel is luxurious but not flamboyant. The cut ratio of each diamond is flawless and has a delicate and elegant style.
The lines of the lugs are clean and sharp, and they are more masculine. Each lug is embedded with 4 rectangular-cut diamonds, which together with the diamonds on the bezel outline the charming outline of the watch.
This watch is equipped with a hand-stitched black large square scale Mississippi crocodile leather strap with a half-Malta cross design 950 platinum folding clasp with 12 rectangular cuts. Diamonds are more delicate and elegant.
The fine-grained rock-gray dial gives this watch a calm, low-key, mature temperament. The 12 inlaid indexes are made of 18K white gold and are equipped with orbital indexes. A Maltese cross is embedded at 3 o’clock, highlighting this watch. Noble brand identity.
This watch uses a slightly eccentric design. The toffee hands are perfect in length, symmetrical in shape, polished on the sides, and accurately indicated, which reflects Vacheron Constantin’s outstanding traditional watchmaking technology.
The 12 o’clock position of the dial is a power reserve display dial. The remaining energy is displayed by a swinging hand. The swing range of the hand is accurately divided into 14 days, and each day is divided into two small cells. Each cell represents 12 hours. Very easy to read stored power.
The tourbillon frame at 6 o’clock is equipped with a small second hand at the same time. The tourbillon frame is inspired by the Maltese cross. A large number of internal corners are cut by hand. It only takes 11 hours to manually polish the cross bridge.
The water-resistant depth of this watch is 3 bar (approximately 30 meters), which is waterproof for daily life. A sapphire crystal is embedded in the case back.
This watch is powered by a Vacheron Constantin 2260 manual-winding mechanical movement with a frequency of 2.5 Hz and a power reserve of approximately 336 hours (14 days). In order to ensure a 14-day power reserve, the Vacheron Constantin 2260 movement is equipped with two sets of dual barrels, that is, four barrels connected to each other and released at the same time, but four times slower than a single barrel. The 2260 movement consists of 231 parts and two large bridges. The well-known Geneva pattern of the movement’s workmanship and engraving presents a three-dimensional visual effect.
In summary: The new Traditionnelle 14-day power reserve tourbillon continues the meticulous and extremely pure aesthetics of the series. From mechanics to design, every detail of this new masterpiece of Vacheron Constantin is perfect; it is precisely because of this that this extraordinary timepiece has been certified by the highest standards of fine watchmaking and the famous Geneva mark. Superior quality, superior craftsmanship and reliable performance. Each element demonstrates the low-key charm and superb technology of the series, vividly explaining Vacheron Constantin’s philosophy of compatibility between tradition and modernity. (Picture / Text Watch House Xiao Sen)