As a tribute to Vasco de Gama, Montblanc Montblanc Introduces New Heritage Chronograph Minute Chronométrie ExoTroubillon Vasco da Gama, a watch limited edition to 60 pieces which tells the story of the Portuguese.
The Portuguese challenge was to find a route from Lisbon to India through a previously unexplored waters. Without a map, Vasco da Gama in 1497 was based on the stars, taking as its guide the Southern Cross constellation.
Therefore, the task was to represent a Montblanc timepiece Explorer Cruise with innovation, precision and innovative moves. Why, the new watch includes an annual calendar, dual time zone indicator and clock, all in an ultra-slim, space for its thickness is only 5.7 mm.
In the watch face is painted the Starry Night in the southern hemisphere. The stars were made with Aventurine quartz is translucent with glossy effect. At 12 protrudes a diamond cut in the shape of the iconic logo of Montblanc.