Timed to coincide with the 60th anniversary of the firm’s original diver’s watch, Blancpain’s Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe can dive to new depths: It is water resistant to 1,000 feet.
More than a few eyebrows were raised among the collectors who gathered recently in Dubai at the world’s largest suspended aquarium for the unveiling of Blancpain’s latest timepiece: The
This self-winding chronograph comes in a 42-mm red- gold case and features a tourbillon, perpetual calendar, leap-year indicator, opaline dial, 40-hour power reserve, and is water-resistant to 50
The self-winding Flyback Chronograph sports a 34-mm stainless-steel case and white dial and features a 40-hour power reserve, a date and small seconds hand, and is water-resistant to 100 meters.
Blancpain created the world’s first modern diver’s watch, the famous Fifty Fathoms, in 1953.
The 8-Day Power Reserve features a platinum case and opaline dial and 192-hour power reserve with indication of the power reserve on the dial, and is water-resistant to 100 meters.
Features include perpetual calendar, platinum case and Havana brown dial, 42-mm case, and 100-hour power reserve. This watch is water-resistant to 30 meters and self-winding.