BLANCPAIN Tourbillon Chronographe Fly-Back Rattrapante, Platinum

Introduced in 1999 by Blancpain to the 10th anniversary of its split-seconds chronograph, this high complication wristwatch houses a tourbillon with an 8-day power reserve in addition to the Split-seconds Fly-back chronograph mechanism. It is also the eighth Blancpain complication.

Made in platinum in a limited series of 99 pieces, it indicates the hour on a sub-dial at 12 o’clock and the chronograph 30-minute and 12-hour functions at 3 and 9 o’clock respectively. The split-seconds chronograph hands are in the centre.

BLANCPAIN Tourbillon Chronographe Fly-Back Rattrapante, Platinum

Technical details

Movement
Automatic
8-day power reserve

Functions
Tourbillon
Split-seconds Fly-back chronograph

Case
950 platinum
Sapphire crystal
Sapphire back
Water-resistant to 100 m

Dial
Ebony black
Luminescent Arabic numerals
Tourbillon cage visible at 6 o’clock

Strap
Barenia calfskin

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