The Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 Lady is enhanced by a new dial decorated with a row of white diamonds and elegant Arabic numerals. This new and glamorously showcases the clean and precise style of an iconic watch collection.
Inspired by Art Deco style, the Vintage 1945 Lady unveils a whole new face with a dial elegantly adorned with a row of diamonds, protected by a steel case that is itself, also gem set. The manufacture mechanical caliber GP02700 is a movement of reduced dimensions that is specially adapted to the needs of ladies’ watches. The dial of the Vintage 1945 Lady naturally represents the Art Deco-inspired design that is so characteristic of this collection. It is highlighted by a double curve that forms a convex dome, creating a regular and harmonious unity of volumes. The setting of 42 brilliant-cut diamonds at its center recalls the rail track minute display of the original models of the collection.
The Arabic numerals 3, 9 and 12 are clearly distinguished, while the date appears in a discreet aperture at 6 o’clock. Each horn is set with 15 diamonds to form two dazzling rows of stones. The case-back, secured by screws, is fitted with a sapphire crystal that affords a view of the movement’s oscillating weight, decorated with a tapestry motif.
Technically and aesthetically, the caliber is among the smallest to be found in watchmaking, with its diameter of only 19.4 mm. Illustrating all of Girard-Perregaux’s savoir-faire and expertise, it offers hour, minute, and date functions. Some special features of the Girard-Perregaux caliber GP02700 – A unidirectional rotor with non-lubricated ceramic ball bearings. – An escape-wheel pivoting between two corresponding settings. – A swiveling balance-cock offering greater accuracy for controlling the movements of the balance.
Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945, Lady Technical Specifications.
Case: steel Dimensions: 28.20 x 27.86 mm
Crystal: anti-reflective sapphire
Dial: white lacquered Case-back: sapphire crystal, secured by four screws
Water resistance: 30 meters (3 ATM)
Setting Bezel: 30 brilliant-cut diamonds, ~0.55 ct Dial: 42 brilliant-cut diamonds, ~0.105 ct Total setting: 72 brilliant-cut diamonds, ~0.655 ct
Girard-Perregaux movement GP02700-0003 Mechanical, self-winding movement Diameter: 19.40 mm (8 3/4’’’) Frequency: 28,800 Vib/h – (4 Hz) Power reserve: min. 36 hours Jewels: 26 Functions: hour, minute, date.
Source Girard-Perregaux and WatchInsight.