A. Lange & Söhne Debuts New 1815 Rattrapante Perpetual Calendar and Lange 1 Time Zone Variants
German luxury watchmaker A. Lange & Söhne debuts two new variants of its watches; the boutique-exclusive limited edition 18k white gold 1815 Rattrapante Perpetual Calendar chronograph and the 950 platinum Lange 1 Time Zone model.
The 41.9mm limited edition 18k white gold 1815 Rattrapante Perpetual Calendar is a boutique exclusive chronograph. First launched in 2013, the newest version features an 18-carat white gold case with a pink-gold dial, blued steel hands, a sapphire glass case back, and a brown alligator leather strap with an 18k white gold buckle. The watch is still powered by the L101.1 manual movement that won the grand complications category at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie in Geneva in 2013, with a visible rattrapante mechanism at the back and a 42-hour power reserve. The chronograph has a limited production run of only 100 pieces.
The 41.9mm Lange 1 Time Zone watch gets a new variant permanent catalog entry. The boutique-only model features a 950 platinum case, a rhodium-colored dial, local time zone, second-time zone and power reserve indicators, Lange 1’s signature big date, and a black alligator strap. Like the existing Lange 1 Time Zone watches, the new 950 platinum version runs on the manual caliber L141.1 with a 72-hour power reserve.
The A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Rattrapante Perpetual Calendar, reference 421.056FE, is available now retails for about $336,700 and is limited to only 100 examples, while the Lange 1 Time Zone, reference 136.025, is part of the permanent catalog with the price available upon request. For more information, please visit the A. Lange & Söhne Website.