Swiss luxury watch brand, Girard-Perregaux in La Chaux-de-Fonds has launched a unique creation, the Vintage 1945 XXL large calendar moon phase display watch, to support the biennial OnlyWatch charity auction, Powering Medical Research for the Anti-Duskin Muscular Dystrophy Association.
This is the first vintage Moon 1945 XXL calendar moon phase display watch with a titanium DLC case and a blue engraved transparent dial (echoing the Monaco Anti-Duchenne muscular dystrophy association logo color). It is a true art mark and the brand’s history is well deserved. Inheritor. The watch is powered by a modern style, perfectly symmetrical mechanical movement.
The panel display layout is reasonable, clear and easy to identify. The large jump calendar is set at 12 o’clock and uses Girard Perregaux’s patented system to display a pair of disks (one of which is transparent). The moon phase profit and loss display is located at 6 o’clock, creating a perfect visual balance. Hands and appliquéd Arabic numerals are simple and pure. The case bottom has an open design and is printed with the symbol of OnlyWatch.
The rectangular ‘1945’ case is named after the year of its release, and adopts the purest Art Deco style design, which has become Girard Perregaux’s icon and classic. The GP 03300-0105 self-winding movement is assembled from 282 parts with a frequency of 28,800 vibrations / hour (4 Hz), perfectly matching the unusual case specifications.
Reference number: 25882-21-1544BH4A
Movement: GP03300-0105 self-winding mechanical movement, 11 ½ ” ‘diameter, 28,800 vibrations / hour (4 Hz), 32 stones, power reserve of at least 46 hours
Functions: hour, minute, small seconds, large calendar and moon phase profit and loss display
Case: Titanium DLC, size 36,10 mm x 35,25 mm x 11,74 mm, sapphire crystal bottom (fixed with 4 screws), waterproof depth 30 meters