Nostalgic Bell & Ross Br 126 Heritage Watch Brief Comment

Although the two world wars of the twentieth century have brought a heavy price to people around the world, they can be said to have contributed to the popularity of watches, and they have directly encouraged flying. The boom of military watches. Many well-known Swiss watch brands received large orders during the war, and the Air Force used watches as an important market, making many brands produce corresponding models. Today’s Watch House brings you a watch that Bell & Ross pays tribute to during the Second World War. The reference model is: BR126HERITAGE.

Beige often gives people a very warm feeling, and it is easy to associate with old photos or book pages, revealing a warm nostalgic atmosphere.

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The diameter of the case is about 41mm. The matte large dial and the two corrugated small dials form a subtle layering. The beige hands, scales and numbers create a nostalgic meaning and symbolize the passing of time.

The mirror is made of sapphire crystal, with a dome-shaped design, creating a classic retro look. The mirror is anti-glare treated for clear display.

The crown adopts a classic gear-type crown, and the top of the crown is printed with a frosted base ‘&’ logo, which highlights its brand identity. The round buttons above the crown are the start and pause buttons of the timer, and the timer clear buttons are below.

The beige leather strap is soft and comfortable, with white thread hem, which is more nostalgic, reminiscent of the pilot’s iconic leather jacket.

The lines of the case are simple and smooth, the thickness is moderate, and the hand feels comfortable. After being treated with black matte carbon coating, the texture is delicate, which is low-key and can reduce reflective disturbance.

This watch uses a simple and convenient pin buckle, matte black PVD steel pin buckle, simple and tough lines, highlighting the tough guy temperament.

The second hand is arranged at 3 o’clock on the dial, and the 9 o’clock dial is used to display the 30-minute cumulative timer, which can be used for longer time measurement and speed measurement; the small circular window at 4:30 to display the calendar.

This watch is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement, and the case back has a screw-in dense bottom design, which enhances its waterproof performance. The label on the bottom of the table indicates that its waterproof depth is 100 meters, which can meet most daily waterproofing needs in life such as car washing and showering.

Summary: In a busy modern urban life, a person who knows nostalgia is like owning a private quiet harbor, which can sort out the impetuous mood and relieve the numbness brought by the fast-paced life. Bell & Ross’ dial layout incorporates its professional experience in many fields such as aviation, military and watch design. While presenting us a classic nostalgic work, it also greatly enhances the legibility of the watch. The current domestic price of this watch is 40,000 yuan. (Picture / Text Watch House Xiao Sen)

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The Collector Discovers The Oldest Longines Pocket Watch To Date, Bringing Historic Discoveries To Longines

Longines keeps its archives and watchmaker’s expertise intact through its museum, and actively expands its historical collections. It can be seen that the brand attaches great importance to and respects its rich past, which is the brand’s history. Source of inspiration. It is precisely this traditional spirit and the protection of its heritage that Longines, which is marked by a flying wing hourglass, has been eager to find the traces of its oldest clockwork.

 Longines recently relied on the research of its collectors to discover the oldest Longines clocks to date. The owner of the work was an American Japanese collector, who went to Longines headquarters to verify his watches. Because the serial number of the watch is 183, the number is small, and the logo on the archive register is well kept, because the historian and watchmaker of Longines can prove that this pocket watch was manufactured in 1867, that is, the Longines watch factory was established to The year that replaced the original counter established in 1832.

 This Savonette silver pocket watch is equipped with a mechanical clockwork movement, which is a feature of Longines’s work of the year. The wing and funnel are engraved on the inside of the movement and the cover, which is the brand’s signature from the beginning. The cover is engraved with two blank shield emblems and a floral pattern. This pocket watch is a major discovery of Swiss watch brand Longines.