For the pleasure of the eyes: Vacheron Les Historiques Chronograph, platinum, salmon dial.

Nov 11, 2020,14:21 PM
 

A feast, this lovely chronograph, an evocation of the vintage Chronograph ref 4178: 





Enjoy,

Nicolas

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Really beautiful [nt]

 
 By: Deardorff8x10 : November 11th, 2020-14:22

+1.

 
 By: amanico : November 11th, 2020-23:13

Lemania Cal 321, indeed.

 
 By: amanico : November 11th, 2020-14:24
And same than the Patek 5070. ...  

That is a Lemania. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : November 11th, 2020-14:34

A beautiful chronograph Nicolas.

 
 By: Baruch Coutts : November 11th, 2020-14:38
Here's a photo I took a while back. Regards, Baruch ...  

Dial variations

 
 By: respo : November 12th, 2020-06:53
First, apologies for the poor quality of my photo. It cannot compare to some of the other excellent images of this great watch, especially the macro of the dial above. As you can tell from this image, there were variations in the dial manufacture for the ...  

I can only agree, what a beautiful one...

 
 By: Mike H : November 11th, 2020-14:42
The sad thing is both of us are crying for not having it anymore (even if for different reasons)... Indeed what a gorgeous VC, it has everything we love front and back side... My "ex" one says hello ...  

Lovely hue

 
 By: VinnieD : November 11th, 2020-15:14
that fits this Vacheron very well but I have to admit that I am a sucker for classic dials (silver or black) and the Taiwanese special black dial platinum is just a killer Guilloché dial too pic credit JGLYDON ...  

Oh that's good

 
 By: blau : November 11th, 2020-18:44
I've always loved this watch in the salmon dial, but that black dial definitely gives it a run for its money

Hyper rare.

 
 By: amanico : November 11th, 2020-23:08

This is rare indeed!

 
 By: Seeks : November 13th, 2020-09:00
Thanks for sharing. I see your point

Exactly my sentiments. [nt]

 
 By: BigAppleBill : November 11th, 2020-16:08

My pleasure, my friend.

 
 By: amanico : November 11th, 2020-23:08

No doubt! That watch is gorgeous.

 
 By: msherma5 : November 11th, 2020-16:37
I have a pedestrian Yellow gold white face version on its way. Perhaps I should have looked a bit harder for one of these!

I've been thinking *very* hard about one of those yellow gold versions.

 
 By: blau : November 12th, 2020-04:09
That's a lot of haute horlogerie for the money!

+++1!

 
 By: amanico : November 12th, 2020-07:21

Mine finally showed up.

 
 By: msherma5 : November 19th, 2020-12:48
Please overlook the ridiculously tight band. ...  

Bravo. Very elegant.

 
 By: amanico : November 19th, 2020-14:26

Thank you!

 
 By: msherma5 : November 19th, 2020-16:04

Well said!

 
 By: amanico : November 19th, 2020-22:35

Thanks, Ed.

 
 By: amanico : November 11th, 2020-23:08

Beauty [nt]

 
 By: matto1 : November 11th, 2020-16:18

Merci, Matto.

 
 By: amanico : November 11th, 2020-23:11

This VC with the guilloché salmon dial is a killer mon ami and I was VERY tempted when Antoine offered me this exact model...

 
 By: holdemchamp1225 : November 11th, 2020-17:28
Still tempted and sometimes I think about it as well. I might offer him a trade but as he told me, he prefers trades of cash (not watches) LOL 😂🤣

:)))

 
 By: amanico : November 12th, 2020-23:30

So beautiful, a gorgeous dial color.

 
 By: Watchonthewrist : November 12th, 2020-12:57
Thanks for sharing my friend

It is a pleasure, my friend.

 
 By: amanico : November 12th, 2020-23:31

Soo much personality.... kind of a Sophia Loren kind of a VC Chrono

 
 By: mrds : November 12th, 2020-15:12
Simply gorgeous! And that Taipei one.. never seen this version. Bold, misterious, excuisite! Daniel

a lovely and romantic watch

 
 By: tombub : November 13th, 2020-08:23

If I can find one of these, it will be a keeper!

 
 By: Seeks : November 13th, 2020-08:59
The front is beautiful and the back is awesome! What a movement from Lemania and finished and tweaked by VC!