A brand based on the cinders of the Italian part of Panerai, established by a maritime architect and previous top of the previously mentioned watchmaker, is committed to have a plunge watch in the assortment. For more than 12 years now, the Nautilo has been essential for the Anonimo line-up, interpreted in different pretenses – see here , here or here . New for 2019 and dispatched as a preview to Baselworld is a more retro – or vintage-enlivened – take on its cool Nautilo, with the Anonimo Nautilo Vintage. Also, uplifting news for a many individuals: it’s smaller!
At first look, there isn’t a lot of new going on here, other than an adjustment in plan. You actually get the brand name pad formed case and the crown at 4 to prevent it from diving into your wrist. Notwithstanding, there are a few (positive) oddities, like the diminished width, a marginally softer appearance and the vintage or retro motivation of the watch.
Over the previous few years, we’ve seen Anonimo dispatching different splendid hued releases offering a late spring vibe to the wearer , all in a 44.4mm wide case – not little no doubt. The new Anonimo Nautilo Vintage has been decreased in size to a more everyman-accommodating 42mm distance across and 11.8mm in tallness while staying consistent with the brand’s most significant merits.
The dial for the new Nautilo has been renovated as well. Rather than the natural 12-4-8 format for the hour numerals received by Anonimo on most watches, we currently have rail route style files encompassing the daylight blue dial. The ordinary 12-4-8 format (to copy the An of Anonimo) isn’t totally gone yet is currently more prudently portrayed with twofold twirly doos for the hour markers. The plunging bezel, likewise overhauled, has a combination of steel ring and slim blue earthenware embed with a radiant pip at the zero, stick markers like clockwork and Arabic numerals each 10 minutes.
The hands of the Anonimo Nautilo Vintage and all lists are covered with radiant material. The date is appeared at 6 o’clock through a square gap with a white plate under. A sapphire caseback uncovers the Sellita SW 200-1 programmed development, equivalent to in the Nautilos preceding it. This programmed development offers 38 hours of force and works at a recurrence of 28,800 vph (or 4Hz). The Anonimo Nautilo Vintage comes on a vintage styled calf leather tie with a steel pin and clasp. At last, no worry on water-opposition in spite of the sapphire caseback as it is evaluated to 200 metres.
The cost of the new Anonimo Nautilo Vintage is set at CHF 2,290, in accordance with other watches created by the brand. More subtleties at anonimo.com .