The limited edition Fears Redcliff “Streamline” watch was launched to mark the 1,000th day since the Fears Watch Company was re-established in 2016.
Introduced in 2019, the Redcliff “Streamline” is inspired by a popular watch from the 1946 Fears centenary range called the “Streamline”. This timepiece features a galvanised dial similar to its name sake with an antique silver colour called ‘Forties Silver’.
The surface of the German made dial is vertically grained with gilt printed numerals and black surrounds, just like the original.
Time is displayed using black ‘Fears’ shaped hands filled with Super-LumiNova for easy reading. The central seconds hand is painted in a special patina red, reminiscent of Fears watches with central seconds hands from the 1940s& 50s, which all featured red seconds hand.
Each Redcliff “Streamline” watch is hand built in the UK using a slim, elegant case that’s made in Switzerland before being finished in the UK. The slim case’s sides are brushed with a polished bezel sitting on top securing a flat sapphire glass featuring anti-reflective.
On the tip of the crown is engraved the Fears “Pipette” logo, taken from the design of the hour markers on the first Redcliff Date that re-launched Fears in 2016.
The Redcliff “Streamline” is limited to 100 pieces. The retail of this Fears watch is £483, the same amount of the originals’ £11.2s.6d – simply adjusted for 73 years of inflation.
Model: Fears Redcliff “Streamline”
Model number: BS13810
316 Stainless Steel, 38mm (depth 8.5mm to top of flat sapphire glass)
Made in Switzerland, Finished & Grained in the UK
Sapphire Crystal with anti-reflective coating; Made in Hong Kong
Lug width: 20mm
Ronda 515 quartz
Made in Switzerland
Galvanised with an antique silver colour
Vertical brushed finish with gilt printed numerals and black printing
Made in Germany
‘Fears’ hands painted black and filled with Super-LumiNova, Central seconds painted red. Made in Switzerland, Seconds hand painted in UK
Time (central seconds) & Date
5 Year guarantee from date of purchase
Fears Strap in Mink Brown – crafted from goat’s leather
Leather sourced from India, Strap made in Belgium
Assembled by hand in the UK
Individually numbered, sequentially
£483 inc. VAT