Roger Dubuis Monopusher Chronograph, H40, White Gold

£65,000
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Limited to 28 pieces, this Roger Dubuis Hommage Monopusher integrates a range of attractive features, from its classic 40mm white gold case to its ivory dial with applied Breguet numerals. Powered by the Calibre RD 65, a movement based on the Lemania 2310, it represents the watchmaker's earliest brush strokes.

Our five favourite chronograph

If you ask just about any vintage watch enthusiast, the likelihood is that the chronograph will be their favourite complication. At first glance, it appears simple, almost trivial. However, with a myriad of different designs and functions, few complications have been as significant over the past century, as the chronograph.
Read Our five favourite chronograph scales and why they matter | Read Articles & Interviews from the world of watchmaking | A Collected Man
Read Our five favourite chronograph scales and why they matter | Read Articles & Interviews from the world of watchmaking | A Collected Man
Read Our five favourite chronograph scales and why they matter | Read Articles & Interviews from the world of watchmaking | A Collected Man
Read Our five favourite chronograph scales and why they matter | Read Articles & Interviews from the world of watchmaking | A Collected Man

As with many things in modern horology, these were first developed as tools, to be used during exhilarating car races, meticulous medical examinations or in more frivolous pursuits. Nowadays, choosing whether to have a chronograph or not is a matter of taste, rather than a question of functionality. It is a choice imbued with romanticism and nostalgia for the past.