1966 40 mm REF : 49555-11-434-BH6A

A model following the design spirit of the watches of the 1960s and a tribute to Girard- Perregaux’s technical advances in the field of chronometry, crowned by the Neuchâtel Observatory Centenary Prize. The 1966 collection pays homage to to the Manufacture’s commitment to watchmaking excellence and its loyalty to the codes of elegance.

Atmospheric colors

The exosphere is the outermost layer of the Earth's atmosphere. Deep black by nature, it almost merges into interplanetary space. Likewise, as if on the very frontiers of the void, blue largely dominates this revisited classic.
1966>>40 mm
round case

WATCH

CASE

Material: 
steel
Diameter: 
40,00 mm
Height: 
8,90 mm
Case-back: 
sapphire crystal
Dial: 
sunray blue
Water resistance: 
3 ATM

STRAP

Size: 
20,00 / 16,00 mm
Material: 
alligator with rubber coating
black
Buckle: 
pin
Buckle material: 
steel

MOVEMENT

CALIBRE

Number: 
GP03300-0132
Type: 
self-winding mechanical movement
Diameter: 
25,60 mm (11 1/2’’’)
Height: 
4,80 mm
Frequency: 
28,800 Vib/h – (4 Hz)
Number of components: 
218
Jewels: 
27
Oscillating weight: 
steel
Finishes: 
côtes de Genève, circular graining and bevelling
Power reserve: 
min. 46 hours

FUNCTIONS

hours, minutes, centre seconds, date.

The Calibre GP03300-0132

In keeping with its longstanding tradition, Manufacture Girard-Perregaux has equipped this model with a tried and tested mechanical movement, Calibre GP3300 calibre, whose ultimate refinement reveals no less than five different finishes. The plate and bridges are meticulously stretched, bevelled, engraved, circular-grained and adorned with Côtes de Genève. The blued steel screws and gilded engravers are revealed through its sapphire crystal back.

OTHER 1966 CREATIONS

Earth to Sky Edition
New creation
Date and Moon Phases
Moon Phases
Full Calendar
1966
40 mm
49555-11-434-BH6A
CHF 7900
(Swiss recommended tax-inclusive retail price)
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