Yes the first one in with the black dial

May 24, 2023,02:28 AM
 

Has so little online about it. It was a special edition for the Asian market only.

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Reference 2598 … less frequently seen

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 23rd, 2023-19:31
Two less frequently seen Girard-Perregaux Cushion Case watches. 38 mm steel case. 30 pieces made of the black dial. 50 pieces made of the blue dial. Both made circa 2001 … so neo-vintage. Not bad for 20 year old watches.☺️ GP has not made any cushion case...  

Agree… GP would do well with them

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 24th, 2023-02:26
If they came out with a cushion case again.

Charming. I don’t know why the brands stopped making chronographs with central minutes hand. Such a useful way to help our aging eyes...

 
 By: aWtchslvr : May 23rd, 2023-20:26
Curiously today I read in other blog a review about the Damasko DC86. Kudos to them. ...  

4 Reasons for the disappearance of central minutes

 
 By: cazalea : May 23rd, 2023-22:10
A. 4 concentric shafts is a greater challenge for the manufacture to machine B. 4 hands one above the other increases the risk of hands touching each other C. 4 in the center increases the thickness of the watch, but sub-dials do not D. The Lemania 5100 w...  

Thanks for this.

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 24th, 2023-02:25
I’m going to read up more on this.

Yes no issues from my side,

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 24th, 2023-13:48
And between my brother and I, have have several variants of the 2598. Thickness is 13 mm. It’s stepped so, never felt it to be a thick watch either. The lugs taper to conform with the wrist. It’s quirky cool IMHO. I have yet to meet a person who didn’t li... 

Interesting about the central hands

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 24th, 2023-02:24
Chrono. Thanks for sharing.

Yes the first one in with the black dial

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 24th, 2023-02:28
Has so little online about it. It was a special edition for the Asian market only.

Thanks Bill☀️

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 25th, 2023-12:04

Whoa black dial is superb

 
 By: TeutonicCarFan : May 23rd, 2023-22:05
You must run the GP museum! Make cushions great again ...  

Would rather run a GP museum

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 24th, 2023-00:55
As opposed to a GP authorized dealer I like the rare ones. 😄

LOL!!!

 
 By: amanico : May 24th, 2023-05:46

Thanks G☀️

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 24th, 2023-11:23

Very, very nice pieces.

 
 By: Mr R : May 25th, 2023-13:40
From sizing to function and dial lay out… these are as good as it gets. Cheers x2!

Kind of you. Thank you.

 
 By: SingaporeMarc : May 25th, 2023-15:00