As the oldest watch brand in the history of Switzerland and the first registered watch brand in the world, Blancpain is one of the few brands featured in independent design, R&D and production at present. The VILLERET collection borrows its name from the native village of Blancpain. As one of Blancpain's most classic collections, the appearance of VILLERET collection reflects both the modernity and vintage, and the design also integrates Blancpain's recent research achievements in the field of movement production. Today, wbiao.cn will introduce a full calendar moon-phase watch of Blancpain-VILLERET collection, and its official model is: 6654-1127-55B
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All watches of Blancpain-Villeret collection have the distinctive features, including the dual-bezel case, Roman-numeral time markers and willow leaf-shaped hands, which help Blancpain-Villeret collection become the classic.
One of the most popular watches in the Blancpain-Villeret collection
The watch introduced here is one of the most popular in the Blancpain-Villeret collection. According to the wbiao.cn database, it is the favorite in terms of the collection times and attention attracted. From the perspective of appearance, the design of moon-phase display in the 6 o'clock position and the snake-shaped date hand at the center of the watch is really eye-catching and admirable.
Stainless case for the watch in Blancpain-Villeret collection
This watch in Blancpain-Villeret collection has the stainless case and black alligator leather strap, highlighting the classic and elegant qualities. The watch is 10.65 mm in thickness, which makes it the perfect match for suits.
The watch is 10.65 mm in thickness
For a full calendar moon-phase watch with the thickness of 10.65 mm, the exquisite design reflects Blancpain's watchmaking achievements. Besides, the watch also has the JB mark engraved on the stainless crown.
A watch with the black leather strap
The watch has the black leather strap sewn with the black silk thread, and the clasp with stainless foldable buckle makes it easier to wear.
The side view of double-bezel case has the 3D appeal
The side view of double-bezel case has the 3D appeal, which indicates the typical style of Blancpain. The dial is 40 mm in diameter, and the reasonable layout presents the clear display of time, date, month, day and moon phase. The watch reflects the elegance and grace of the brand formed in a history of over a century.
A watch with the silver-white dial design
The watch has the silver-white dial design, with the quality enhanced by the decoration of radiated patterns. In addition to Blancpain's unique design of the delicate and appealing sun face-shaped smile, there are week & month display set in the 12 o'clock position and moon-phase display set in the 6 o'clock position. And the charming snake-shaped blue steel date hand at the center is the finishing touch.
The watch has Blancpain cal.6654 self-winding movement inside
The watch has Blancpain cal.6654 self-winding movement inside, equipped with the full calendar, moon-phase display, calendar and moon-phase safety regulation device; the watch consists of 321 parts in total, with the power reserve for 72 hours available when fully wound.
As the oldest watch brand with the longest history in the world, Blancpain adheres to the philosophy of "mechanical watch only", and its products are all manual mechanical watches with the most complex and versatile functions at present. Today, I will introduce Blancpain 6654 movement
Blancpain 6654 is a kind of self-winding movement, equipped with the full calendar, moon-phase display, calendar and moon-phase safety regulation device.
Technical parameters of Blancpain 6654 movement :
Movement thickness: 5.32
Movement diameter: 32
Hours of power reserve: 72
Number of gems: 28
Number of parts: 321
In its long history, Blancpain has demonstrated the unique charm through the research and development of epoch-making movements. During the past six years, Le Brassus watch factory has launched 18 new movements to match Blancpain's most exquisite watches, so as to witness the outstanding creativity of the brand. The inner beauty of the watch can only be created through the perfect integration of superb technology and creativity.
Men's mechanical watch 6654-1127-55B in Blancpain-villeret collection, full calendar moon-phase, 8-day powerful self-winding movement, hidden regulation, semi-hunter rose gold case, Blancpain new safety instantaneous date mechanism, double barrel, 72-hour power reserve, 28,800 anti-magnetic balance vibrations, 40 mm diameter, engraved dial, skeleton willow leaf-shaped hand, carved rotor, and snake-shaped blue steel hand (designed with the inherited ancient tradition of watchmaking in the 18thcentury) used to indicate the date for the inner bezel of dial.
Men's mechanical watch 6654-3642-55B in Blancpain-villeret collection, full calendar moon-phase, 8-day powerful self-winding movement and hidden regulation.
Men's mechanical watch 6664-3642-55B in Blancpain-VILLERET collection, full calendar moon-phase, 8-day powerful self-winding movement, hidden regulation, semi-hunter rose gold case, Blancpain new safety instantaneous date mechanism, double barrel, 72-hour power reserve, 28,800 anti-magnetic balance vibrations, 40 mm diameter, engraved dial, skeleton willow leaf-shaped hand, carved rotor, snake-shaped blue steel hand (designed with the inherited ancient tradition of watchmaking in the 18th century) used to indicate the date for the inner bezel of dial.
So far, Blancpain has never produced the quartz watch nor established the factory for streamlined production, except for the inheritance of watchmaking traditions over the past centuries.
Conclusion: Blancpain respects and follows the manual production methods in the field of mechanical watch manufacturing, as well as adheres to the production of manual mechanical watches. Besides, Blancpain is also the brand sticking to the production of mechanical watches only. Although this full calendar watch is not the best representative of Blancpain's mechanical watches, it can be taken as the top grande complication in the industry. The most important is that, the domestic suggested price for this watch is only RMB 115,500, which is definitely not expensive for the full calendar grande complication watch of a top brand.