Vacheron Constantin Les Historiques American 1921 Platinum. One of the modern Vacheron I desire the most

Jan 04, 2020,01:28 AM
 

Different, original, class. That's the Vacheron I like. The platinum case and the grained dial are two big plus. The con? I would have preferred it one or two millimeters smaller, but not a dream breaker. 






Best,

Nicolas

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Great timepiece and on my list for the longest period

 
 By: Horology75 : January 4th, 2020-01:47
Had commissioned the piece unique but costing went hay wire . Thanks for sharing !

Check your PM [nt]

 
 By: Horology75 : January 4th, 2020-03:31

Check your email pls [nt]

 
 By: Horology75 : January 4th, 2020-09:05

And what do you think [nt]

 
 By: Horology75 : January 4th, 2020-10:42

Back in my VC days, I wanted one very badly the turndown was that I’m left handed and can’t wear watches on my left hand.

 
 By: ZSHSZ : January 4th, 2020-01:51
I contacted VC regarding a costume lefty model, but the price was astronomical... I saw somewhere on the net a lefty steel blue dial piece. Nevertheless thank you for reminding me this great reference.

My dream watch

 
 By: Jurry : January 4th, 2020-01:58
I love it , it’s so gorgeous and such a VC signature watch. I’m often asked three questions: 1) is that crown uncomfortable considering it’s position? No you barely notice it 2) isn’t the platinum very heavy? Yes it’s heavier than the similar size gold ve...  

Late March early April

 
 By: Jurry : January 4th, 2020-02:07
As it currently stands I will be 6-10 days in Amsterdam probably between half March till half April As soon as I know dates I’ll let you know and I’ll hop over to Paris for a day But hope you don’t mind if I bring not only the 1921 but also the Traditione... 

I love that watch! [nt]

 
 By: aperna : January 4th, 2020-08:14

one for sale in Paris if you want

 
 By: patrickh : January 4th, 2020-02:51
Just go to Romain Rea rue Marbeuf and realize your dream regards, Patrickh

it is their policy to do not write the price.

 
 By: patrickh : January 4th, 2020-03:06
it is the same for all their watches. If you want to take some photos, you could ;-)

Oeff thats one beautiful VC .

 
 By: Watchonthewrist : January 4th, 2020-02:59
Def one i would love to see in person one day and try on the wrist . I love that case and dial design. Its Different 😉

It has been one of my fav VC for a while now .

 
 By: Watchonthewrist : January 4th, 2020-03:56
Love that classic yet different look a lot . And this version is absolutely beautiful

Yes, all I love. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : January 4th, 2020-07:46

Trust me,

 
 By: Jurry : January 4th, 2020-04:58
In real life it’s even more beautiful than on pictures

"Dream breaker" is very funny ;-)

 
 By: Reuven Malter : January 4th, 2020-03:40
I wonder if its really fun to read the time with this watch but it seems to since many people seem to enjoy this watch.

100 % ;-) [nt]

 
 By: Reuven Malter : January 4th, 2020-09:14

:))) [nt]

 
 By: amanico : January 4th, 2020-10:19

Corresponding taste...

 
 By: MTR : January 5th, 2020-09:10
... again. 😊 Best Thomas

Wasn't this originally...

 
 By: mdg : January 4th, 2020-18:22
designed this way so the 12 and 6 axis would look vertical when worn on the inside of the wrist while gripping a steering wheel?

Correct

 
 By: cpbmd : January 4th, 2020-19:26
It was designed for drivers

This watch could become my first VC.

 
 By: MTR : January 5th, 2020-09:06
My only concern: the crown is in a very exposed position and therefore might be easier damaged than with crown guards or at least with a „classic“ position at 3 (or 9). What do you think respectively what is your experience? Best Thomas

It‘s always not a bad idea and an

 
 By: MTR : January 5th, 2020-09:14
advantage to act prudently. 😊

LOL! [nt]

 
 By: MTR : January 5th, 2020-11:46

;) [nt]

 
 By: amanico : January 5th, 2020-11:46