Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle Day-Date and Power Reserve Watch

Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle Day-Date and Power Reserve Watch

Swiss Vacheron Constantin Collection Excellence Platine welcomes a new model for those who appreciate classically understated timepieces. The limited edition Traditionnelle Day-Date and Power Reserve embodies the finest horological traditions in every sense.
Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle Day-Date and Power Reserve Watch
Vacheron Constantin created its first platinum timepiece in 1820, and has since fashioned its finest timepieces from this precious metal, which is 95% pure, compared with 75% purity for 18k gold.

As a swiss classic watches new member of the Collection Excellence Platine, the Traditionnelle Day-Date and Power Reserve offers much more than simply a platinum case. The dial too is crafted from the precious metal, as evidenced by the discreet “PT950” inscription between 4 and 5 o’clock. The dial provides a central display of the hours, minutes and seconds, as well as pointer-type indications of the power reserve, the date and the day of the week.
Vacheron Constantin Traditionnelle Day-Date and Power Reserve Watch
The dark blue alligator strap is hand-sewn with a unique thread made from silk combined with a fine strand of 950 platinum. Platinum’s remarkable malleability makes this possible. A single gram of the metal can be drawn out to form a thread more than one mile in length. The folding clasp is also made of 950 platinum.

Inside the 39.5 mm case beats a manufacture Caliber 2475 self-winding movement that is developed and produced by Vacheron Constantin. Its fine watchmaking finishes include Côtes de Genève, beveled and rhodiumed bridges, and a circular-grained mainplate. The watch and movement bear the Hallmark of Geneva, an independent certification of origin, craftsmanship, durability and expertise.

The Traditionnelle Day-Date and Power Reserve will be produced in a limited edition of 100 pieces, priced at $87,300. Complete specifications appear below.