Girard-Perregaux Launches 1966 Tourbillon with Gold Bridge

by Time&Style Staff

Luxury watchmakers Girard-Perregaux are launched their latest timepiece — the 1966 Tourbillon with Gold Bridge. Their latest creation comes in two limited editions in white and pink gold. Its dial features a sunburst-motif its tourbillon bridge is fashioned in a unique shape known as the “bassiné.” This elegant piece is set to become the latest in the long line of fine watches produced by the Haute Horlogerie.

Technical Specs

Pink or white gold case

Bezel: satin-brushed with diamonds

Diameter: 40.00 mm

Glass: anti-glare sapphire

Hands: in pink or white gold

Crown: pink gold 5N18 or white gold with engraved GP logo

Back: closed with 6 screws

Water resistance: 30 meters

Girard-Perregaux self winding mechanical movement GP09600-0014

(pink gold), GP09600-0021 (white gold)

Caliber: 12 3/4 ’’’

Frequency: 21,600 Vph – (3 Hz)

Power reserve: min. 48 hours

Jewels: 31 rubies

Number of components: 228

Main plate: rhodium plated, circular-grained, circular-grained and beveled


Bridges: Geneva stripes, polished inside angles

Tourbillon bridge: gold with rounded arms, hand-polished, polished

corners, satin-brushed edges

Balance spring: Philips terminal curve

Balance wheel: variable inertia with gold adjustment screws

Functions: Tourbillon, hour, minute, small seconds on the tourbillon

Strap in brown (pink gold) or black (white gold) alligator

Pink or white gold pin buckle


GIRARD-PERREGAUX WWTC Chronograph with White Ceramic

by Time&Style Staff

The WWTC chronograph is the newest addition to the Girard-Perregaux collection. The bold, black and white watch has a white ceramic case set against black rubber buttons and crowns, smoked sapphire glass, a day/night indicator and an astounding 24 world times.

The manufacture movement GP3 300-0028 that sits inside, developed by Girard-Perregaux’s engineers, is a self winding 13” caliber that offers 46 hours of power reserve.

The delicate features like the pearled mainplate, decorated bridges, and blue steeled screws are all hand-made.