The Basics

The Montblanc Methamorphosis II was introduced in 2014. Compared to the original 2010 Methamorphosis, the II has a larger case yet a more traditional appearance. A sliding mechanism at 10 allows its dial to transform its dial to show either the date or the minute counter for the chronograph at 6 o’clock over the course of 15 seconds. The mechanism allowing this tour de force was developed byJohnny Girardin and Franck Orny.

Brand: Montblanc
Family: Villeret
Reference: 112442
Name: Methamorphosis II Red Gold
Produced: 2014
Limited: Yes, 18 units

Below is a detailed look at Montblanc’s model 112442 from Villeret watch family, including the price, case details and movement features.

Montblanc Villeret 112442

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The Details

Montblanc’s Methamorphosis II Red Gold (112442) was originally released in 2014. This watch features a hand-wound movement beating at a frequency of 18000 bph (2.5 Hz) to provide a 50-hour power reserve when fully wound.

The Case

The red gold case measures 52mm in diameter and roughly 15.8mm thick. The round case is paired with a silver color dial with feuille-shaped hands, and a mixed hour markers and minute track, covered by a sapphire glass. Montblanc’s Villeret model 112442 is water resistant up to 30 meters (98 ft). A display caseback is over the back of the watch case.

Material: Red Gold
Glass: Sapphire
Back: Display
Shape: Round
Diameter: 52mm
Height: 15.8mm
Lug Width: N/Amm
W/R: 30

Case Diameter

Case Thickness

Lug Width

Water Resistance

The Movement

The Villeret 112442 movement is a powered by caliber MB M67.40 made by Montblanc. The 86-jewel hand-wound movement is 38.4mm in diameter. Its balance wheel oscillates at 18000 semi-oscillations per hour or 2.5 Hz. This movement offers a 50-hour power reserve.

Type: Hand-Wound
Brand: Montblanc
Caliber: MB M67.40
Base: N/A
Display: Analog
Diameter: 38.4mm
Jewels: 86
Reserve: 50 hours
Frequency: 18000 bph
Time: Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds
Chronograph: Chronograph, Column wheel, Monopoussoir

The Price

How much does the Montblanc’s Villeret 112442 cost? This watch was introduced in 2014 and has been in Montblanc’s collection for around . This watch is a limited edition with just 18 pieces released. As with most luxury watches, the price of depends on the availability and demand.


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  • Brand: Montblanc
  • Model: Methamorphosis II Red Gold
  • Reference Number: 112442
  • Limited: Yes, 18 units

Case & Dial:

  • Material: Red Gold
  • Glass: Sapphire
  • Back: Display
  • Diameter: 52
  • Thickness: 15.8
  • Lug Width: N/A
  • Dial Color: Silver
  • Indexes: Mixed and Feuille-shaped hands
  • Water Resistance: 30 meters


  • Winding: Hand-Wound
  • Brand: Montblanc
  • Caliber: MB M67.40
  • Display: Analog
  • Diameter: 38.4mm
  • Jewels: 86
  • Power Reserve: 50 hours
  • Frequency: 18000 bph
  • Functions: Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds

About Montblanc

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Claus-Johannes Voss, Alfred Nehemias, and August Eberstein founded the company now known as Montblanc as a pen maker in Hamburg, Germany, in 1906. Today, as a member of the Richemont group, Montblanc produces a range of luxury goods under the leadership of CEO Jerome Lambert.

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