Breitling has announced that it will introduce the Transocean Chronograph 1915, a limited edition timepiece that marks the anniversary of one of its classic watches.
The new addition to the Transocean collection, the piece will feature a 43 mm stainless steel case that houses a mechanical hand-wound Breitling caliber B14 movement that has been officially certified by the Official Swiss Chronometer Testing Institute (COSC). A hallmark of the brand, the famous pushpiece returns at the 2 o’clock position.
It’s design features a twin-zone silvered dial with small seconds and a 30-minute counter that are marked with large Arabic numerals, whilst its batontype hands are complemented by a luminescent coating in a patinated shade. The famous pushpiece, which has become a hallmark of the brand, is found at the 2 o’clock position.
The caseback of the Transocean Chronograph 1915 allows the wearer to admire the very inner workings of the monopusher chronograph movement in its entirety. Additionally, the sapphire caseback is engraved with “100 e anniversaire 1915-2015” (100th anniversary 1915-2015), referencing the limited nature of the piece.
Each piece will be supplied with a steel mesh bracelet or strap in leather or crocodile leather, it has been confirmed.
The Transocean Chronograph 1915 is limited to 1,915 pieces and is water resistant up to a pressure of 11 bar (100 m / 330 ft).
- Breitling caliber B14
- Mechanical hand-wound movement
- 43 mm stainless steel case
- Twin-zone silvered dial
- Officially certified by the Official Swiss Chronometer Testing Institute (COSC)
- Breitling Pushpiece at 2 o’clock position
- Steel mesh (Ocean Classic) bracelet or leather / crocodile leather strap
- Water resistant up to a pressure of 11 bar (100 m / 330 ft)
- Limited to only 1,915 timepieces