Soon the be auctioned: Vacheron Constantin 222 in steel.

Dec 02, 2018,08:19 AM
 

Credit picture: Phillips. 


Typical watch from the 70's. Funky and nice looking one. 




Best,

Nicolas

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Not that bad! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : December 2nd, 2018-11:17

Thanks for the pic, Nico.

 
 By: Pretty Boy : December 2nd, 2018-14:25
Bracelet looks very Nautilus and case looks very Jumbo. 😉 Best, Volker

Very handsome watch I must confess [nt]

 
 By: Mohannad (aka Riddler) : December 2nd, 2018-23:59

Great

 
 By: Jurry : December 3rd, 2018-00:34
Great pictures great watch

Well put, my friend. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : December 3rd, 2018-05:23

A late-comer on the RO bandwagon, with its own unique charms

 
 By: tick-talk : December 3rd, 2018-10:05
Released in 1977, the 222 was ostensibly released to celebrate VC's 222nd anniversary but in reality it was to cash in on the popularity of the Royal Oak which launched 5 years earlier. Other brands didn't believe that a steel watch could command luxury p...  

LOL, please forgive my haste

 
 By: tick-talk : December 4th, 2018-09:18
in my enthusiasm I failed to notice the earlier post on the 222 and repeated some info. To add original observations, I recall most vividly the unique sound and feeling of the peripheral rotor. The only design weakness I can comment on was where the brace...