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For the pleasure of the eyes. Minerva Vintage Pilot Chronograph.

I was fortunate to recently visit the Minerva manufacture in Villeret and my impression was that it was thanks to the back-up of a big company like Montblanc that this small group of watchmakers could work with traditional techniques and seemingly unlimit
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By: amanico
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For the pleasure of the eyes. Minerva Vintage Pilot Chronograph.

Perhaps the company have a not so original name. Perhaps they forget to use their own names. Albeit Omega for example is also no name. Rolex the same. Patek Philippe is a name. AP is a name. Julles Audemars. Minerva is an owl. So many names can be print,
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By: amanico
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amanico
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New 1858 Split Second Chronograph Limited Edition 100 at SIAR 2021

here is what I could find on this model. The watch combines a 44mm case in black DLC with a black obsidian dial and contrasting white and yellow details. The black dial is crafted from obsidian that is left in its natural form without any treatment and ha
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By: patrickh
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penfriend
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Seconde au Centre Retour a Zero Calibre 13.18

Some fresh pics of this very rare Montblanc Villeret Minerva timepiece. I believe it is pretty unique because within the Retour a Zero watches it could be the only one with a central second hand doing this job. In fact we are talking about a chronograph c
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By: penfriend
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A beautiful day

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By: rip9er
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AlfaQ4
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Well... The butt 🍑 ain’t too shabby, is it?

Same calibre as yours in my Montblanc Villeret Enjoy your Pulsograph ! Cheers Robin
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By: Watcholic_id
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I have to apologize....

in advance, for the poor quality of the pictures (I've lost the really good ones) I don’t remember the species of this one but it should be a Dendrodoris. The actual size, is the one of a pinky's fingernail This belongs to the Ceratosoma Sp. big boy Part
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By: sergio
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Spencer_Karrington
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Judges are working in their veredicts for Deep Love !

As usual it is not easy to choose just one watch as winner of this category considering so many wonderful watches shared along the WS event. I would like to award Very Special Mentions to the following four watches: Terbaboom and his wonderful Breguet La
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By: Subexplorer
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Subexplorer
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WS Theme for Friday 30th “Deep Love” is open now!

Nice and meaningful theme my friend Sharing some deep love pieces in my collection here. They all have a special place in my heart. Strangely non of the hype pieces in my collection tug at my heart strings as much. Those I love deeply are the "less popula
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By: Subexplorer
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amanico
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Incoming 5088/100P engraved in Platinum --- What's your favorite Rare Handcraft technique...miniature painting, enamel, wood marquetry, or engraving? :-)

Definitely another reason for me to love this piece, the artists in charge of it frankly created a masterpiece! Here's perhaps a good angle to see the colors even better ;-) Cheers.
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By: FabR
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FabR
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