The hand made guilloche of the Breguet 5140

Aug 25, 2020,05:55 AM
 

The hairline on the white surface of the dial is actually not on the dial.

It is a reflection of an almost invisible scratch on the glass.
George 





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Spectacular watch for sure. Very elegant and refined.

 
 By: Reuven Malter : August 25th, 2020-06:35
Interesting to see how this is going to evolve over the next decades.

Chique class history all in one

 
 By: Jurry : August 25th, 2020-07:12
Great watch. I like the fact that the seconds hand is slightly off centered and recessed from the main dial. Gives depth

Thanks Nico! [nt]

 
 By: Geo : August 25th, 2020-08:07

A classic and timeless pocketwatch for your wrist.

 
 By: Spangles - Mr. Tabby : August 25th, 2020-07:39
The 5140 really has that feel. Big congrats on this one. A jeweler could clean up that scratch easily.

Thank you, I had no idea about that

 
 By: Geo : August 25th, 2020-08:06
I will contact the Breguet Boutique about it. GEO

Such complex simplicity

 
 By: dnlmpg : August 25th, 2020-07:45
Love it

40mm [nt]

 
 By: Spangles - Mr. Tabby : August 25th, 2020-09:04

The case size is 40mm

 
 By: Geo : August 25th, 2020-09:09
Next time I will do a wrist shot, so you'll see how it sits on the wrist. GEO

Breguet seems like the sleeping giant.

 
 By: Jay (Eire) : August 25th, 2020-10:13
Beautiful watch. I think similarly to you insofar as it would have been hard for this watch to capture my attention 15-20 years ago, but now it’s got me. I think a simple thing like the addition of colour (blue) this year to some of the references will br... 

Sleeping giant is the right word

 
 By: Geo : August 25th, 2020-11:41
The brand has so much history and so much to offer. I started with the XX, completely different watch, but that one got me into the brand. GEO

That was a decision that took me months

 
 By: Geo : August 25th, 2020-11:40
The white dial is amazing too, with the Arabic numerals and I sometimes still think; have I picked the right one. But it was the handmade guilloche that made me decide to go for this version.