2017 is the sixtieth anniversary of the birth of Piaget Altiplano, which is a breakthrough watch for men, but the price is amazing, first appeared in 1957, and contains the world’s thinnest mechanical movement Caliber 9P. In January of SIHH 2017, Piaget launched two limited edition Altiplano watch, to commemorate the milestone in the world watch. Here’s a closer look.
The two new watches are decorated with a long history of Piaget signs, this watch uses the Piaget (Piaget) called “the history of Piaget (Piaget) blue, cobalt and blue between the night Deep tone “and other sunset dial. The theme of the reticle is found on the Piaget wine wristwatch, as well as the typical Altiplano series of platinum hour markers and fine fingers. Both are white gold case, decorated with dark blue crocodile leather strap and platinum hollow button.
Piaget Altiplano self-winding movement 43 mm, 12 o’clock position Piaget mark the following “automatic” words distinguish, this is the brand’s first ultra-thin watch on the logo . In the contemporary version, the letter “A” has been subtly updated. The ultra-thin 43mm diameter case is made of 18k white gold and comes with sapphire crystal. The movement through a transparent sapphire bottom cover window visible Piaget is a self-winding movement 1200P, its diameter is 29.9 mm, the thickness of only 2.35 mm. Like all Piaget-made calibers, it features a high level of finishing, round Geneva conical, beveled bridges, round particle boards, blue screws and sunburst complete wheels. It has a 44-hour power reserve. Like its historical predecessor, the movement of the 1960s, the 12P, sported a Piaget badge with an eccentric gold miniature motor. Watch (Ref.G0A42105) limited to 360, priced at $ 23,900.
Another Altiplano anniversary watch is the Piaget Altiplano manual winding 38 mm, in a smaller white gold case, equipped with a manual wind Caliber 430P, check out the descendants of the original movement 9P in a thickness of only 2.1 mm. The movement has all its ornamental gorgeous (except for gold micro motors) from its winding surface, but its diameter is slightly smaller, at 20.5 mm, with a slightly shorter power reserve (43 hours). It is also concealed in a decorative, engraved logo bearing the back of the count and badges, as well as a limited edition version of the watch. Altiplano manual coil 38 mm (reference G0A42107) limited 460, priced at $ 17,900.