Vingt-8 | grey dial | Rose Gold
It has a one-pattern, Clous de Paris dark grey dial. Each pyramidal shape creates a glistening effect, giving the dial a mixture of tones and depth. Applied Arabic numerals at 3-9-12, a sub-second dial at six o’clock, and Breguet-style gold hands with blued-steel rings make up the face. A smoke-grey nubuck strap and Kari Voutilainen's signature tear-shaped lugs finish off this fantastic timepiece; showing both the watchmaker's uncompromising attention to detail and craftsmanship.
This Voutilainen is just as impressive inside the case; the sapphire crystal on the reverse allows one to see inside the movement, revealing the rich palette of hues and forms. The in-house Cal. 28 is made from German silver and titanium.
Through the combination of a free-sprung balance with Breguet over-coil and a Grossmann interior curve, and the signature direct impulse escapement with two large (13.6mm) escapement wheels, a high degree of engineering ingenuity is accomplished. One of the hallmarks of Voutilainen as a manufacture is their superlative hand-finishing; with expert anglage and a mixture of polished, brushed and frosted surfaces, the aesthetics of the movement is as impressive as the mechanics. The watch has a 50-hour power reserve.
This Vingt-8 piece comes as a full-set, with its original box and papers. The watch comes on our Helsinki nubuck strap and its original Kari Voutilainen tang buckle.
A Collected Man is the exclusively approved re-seller of Voutilainen watches. Viewings can be arranged in Central London by appointment.
|Movement:||mechanical manual-winding Cal. 28|
|Functions:||time-only: hours, minutes, sub-seconds|
|Features:||dark grey engine-turned dial, Breguet hands, applied Arabic numerals|
|Case:||39 mm 18-carat rose gold|
|Crystal:||sapphire front and back|
|Strap:||smoked-grey Helsinki nubuck strap with Voutilainen rose-gold tang buckle|
|Box & papers:||full set - box, papers, spare alligator strap|
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