This movement is better known was caliber 2120 (or 2121 for the version with a date function) and has been used in various replica rolex Daytona 18k & SS watches by the company in Le Brassus, including the Royal Oak ref.15202 Jumbo (which has been covered here a lot of times).Caliber 2120 is also being used as a base caliber for timepieces with complications, such as the Jules Audemars Perpetual Calendar.This movement is considered to be the finest automatic mechanical movement out there, and has a Gyromax balance, very nice Cotes de Geneva finish, circular replica omega Seamaster Planet Ocean Chr watches grained main plate and so on. I did some explanation on movement finishing a wile ago, click here to read it.Price unknown yet, be prepared to pay at least over 15K eur.Pictures courtesy of Audemars Piguet.
The SIHH 2010 will be held from the 18th of January till the 22nd of January 2010. During this show, Vacheron Constantin will be presenting their new Historique Ultra-Fine 1955 and 1968 time pieces. ;s world of horology, it seems that watches can t be bulky enough while a few decades ago, it showed true craftsmanship when a time piece was as flat as possible. Since a year or so, I noticed that there is quite a number of fellow watch collectors and aficionados that is akin to reduce diameter sizes and heights. Vacheron Constantin is the brand they ll need to take to look at in 2010, with their Historique Ultra-Fine timepieces.In the 1950s and 1960s, Vacheron Constantin introduced the world thinnest replica rolex Yachtmaster Full 18k Gold watches and today, they revive the quest for ultra-thinness with the Historique Ultra-Fine 1955 and 1968 models.