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Introducing: The A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia Moon Phase With New Black Dials -

Introducing: The A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia Moon Phase With New Black Dials –

Fast Take

Some new deliveries are more complicated than others. This is probably pretty much straightforward. A. Lange & Söhne has taken the Saxonia Moon Phase and give it another dial treatment. This time, replacing the regular silvered dial is a profound dark dial that gives the watch a totally different feel. The Saxonia Moon Phase originally appeared in 2016 , and technically talking this watch is indistinguishable from those underlying models –  it has a 40mm case in either white gold or pink gold, its 72-hour power hold is twisted consequently through a full rotor with a platinum mass at the external edge, and the huge date is effectively set with the case button at 10 o’clock.

Why This Watch Matters

This watch is about the new dial treatment, and Lange has worked effectively in that division. The dark looks so smooth with both the white and pink gold case choices, and the white-on-dark date circles are the ideal finishing touch. Honestly, they make this a completely extraordinary – and dispassionately better – watch. The dark likewise goes about as an extraordinary ground for the moonphase show, which has 852 little stars on it notwithstanding the Moon.

Beginning Thoughts

This is one of those sleeper hits that could without much of a stretch go under the radar. While everybody is hanging tight for the enormous whiz-blast discharge from this and that, they miss the unpretentious updates that make effectively great watches surprisingly better. I could see a many individuals, myself notwithstanding, being happy wearing one of these all day every day. It’s a keen, unobtrusive move from Lange, and I can hardly wait to get this one on my wrist.

The Basics

Brand: A. Lange & Söhne
Model: Saxonia Moon Phase
Reference Number: 384.029 (white gold), 384,031 (pink gold)

Diameter: 40mm
Thickness: 9.8mm
Case Material: White gold or pink gold
Dial Color: Black
Indexes: Applied batons
Lume: None
Strap/Bracelet: Black crocodile tie with gold prong buckle

The moonphase circle has 852 stars on it notwithstanding the Moon.

The Movement

Caliber: L086.5
Functions: Hours, minutes, seconds, large date, moonphase
Diameter: 30.4mm
Thickness: 5.2mm
Power Reserve: 72 hours
Winding: Automatic
Jewels: 40
Additional Details: Bridges and plates made of untreated German silver, hand-engraved equilibrium cock

Evaluating & Availability

Price: $29,000 in either metal (Prices in USD subject to change because of exchange rates.)
Availability: Coming Soon

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