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.
|Name:||Methamorphosis II Red Gold|
|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’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 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.
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.
|Time:||Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds|
|Chronograph:||Chronograph, Column wheel, Monopoussoir|
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.
CURRENT PRICE: 300000
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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
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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