By now, it is quite clear that the trend in watch making for 2011 is back to vintage. In this regard, Vacheron Constantin has emerged as one of the winners. The brand’s Aronde 1954 watch represents the best of Swiss vintage watch making. Emphasizing creativity, boldness, and innovative design, the timepiece catches onlooker attention at first glance. There is a free-spiritedness to it that can clearly be felt and admired.a
The watch boasts of 31.2 x 44.55 mm rectangular casing. One unique aspect on its exterior is the combination of brushed and polished surface. There are only a few watches that can pull this trick off and Vacheron Constantin definitely did with its Aronde 1954 watch. Another notable feature worth mentioning is the opaline dial adorned with guilloche motif. This is complimented by gold numerals and even the Maltese cross symbol.
Powered by Calibre 1400 AS – a mechanical movement crafted in-house – the Vacheron Constantin Aronde 1954 watch certainly has a lot to boast about. This mechanism has a vibration frequency of 28,800 an hour. The watch also has 40 hour power reserve which animates the hours, minutes, and small seconds. It is also water resistant for up to 30 meters. Precision and reliability are a hallmark of this brand.