In echo to our dear JLC Thomsen's vintage Minerva Chronograph, here are some pictures of another one, a VD 712 Swedish Army.

Mar 21, 2021,03:17 AM

Seen two years ago, in Paris. 

When they come in such a condition, these vintage are irresistible. 

Valjoux 72 inside. 37 / 38 mm case. 

Perfect. With the only reserve that it is not mine. wink



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Superb and so charming

 By: Mike H : March 21st, 2021-06:02
I love it. I have the same reserve as you


 By: amanico : March 21st, 2021-08:30

Oh yes, what an examples. Not many war scratches on that one!

 By: jlc.thomsen : March 21st, 2021-08:36
And so nice that the brand is still alive. Even in ways that no one could foresee at that time. They probably still have the machines that carved out this case in the Villeret manufacture. Relating to another thread here today. A Minerva re-edition could ... 

Neutral and peaceful

 By: Bolito : March 21st, 2021-09:04
Sweden is neutral and peaceful


 By: Nicetomeetyou : March 22nd, 2021-05:56
very classy. 37-38mm for a vintage chrono is the sweet spot!

Beautiful vintage chronograph.....

 By: darmatgre-1 : March 22nd, 2021-08:01
Very pleasing to the eye. Darren