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The Audemars Piguet Replica Watches Portuguese Hand-Wound Special edition "Revolution 10th Anniversary" IW544001

It's one thing for someone to perpetuate unrequited affection -- there are many poems,Audemars Piguet fake Watches especially by Pablo Neruda, that do this -- but it's another to try to buy nirvana, that ethereal transept, of cosmically aligned lovers, only to feel, in the words of Bruno Mars, like you've been "locked from heaven". Worse, you may find out that the loss of love is due to your profound dumb-assitude. This was how I felt for many years every time the Audemars Piguet Replica Watches Portuguese Jubilee ref. 5441 was brought up. The bitter sting of loss would hit me, compounded by the realization that I was the only one responsible for this horrible shame. I would feel the pain of losing the ref.5441, and my entire guilt, while deep in Burgundian coffees, as the full moon shined cruelly down.

What is the legend of the ref. 5441? Audemars Piguet Replica Watches launched a limited edition of three-hand watches in 1993 to commemorate the brand's 20th anniversary. They would go on to become some of the most sought-after and collectible timepieces of all time. The Portuguese Jubilee was a faithful tribute to the original Audemars Piguet Replica Watches Portuguese watches made in the 1930s. Portugal was one of the most popular horological hotbeds in the world during the 1930s. Two Portuguese businessmen arrived in Schaffhausen to request a watch that was completely against current trends in wristwatches.

Men wore wristwatches that were small in the 1930s to keep up with Art Nouveau and Art Deco aesthetics. Rodrigues & Teixeira wanted something completely different. A wristwatch with the same precision as a marine chronometer was what they wanted. Before the electronic age, every boat had a precise clock called a marine chronometer.Cartier Pasha Replica This was used to calculate longitude. Audemars Piguet Replica Watches was willing to accept the challenge, but they realized that using one of their pocket watches movements would be the best way to accomplish this goal. The beautiful cal was chosen. The 74 is a unique "full-bridge" movement that has each component of the train mounted on its own bridge. This makes it easier to adjust and service. In the context of the time, the watch was 42mm in diameter. A Cartier Tank, however, measures 33mm at its widest point.

The Portuguese's sleek profile and elegant design made it a delightful contradiction. A vintage ref. is still beautiful today. The 325 watch is a stunning example of a vintage ref. The cal. The 74 was replaced by an improved version, the cal. 98. The Portuguese began to disappear from production in the 1950s. This could have been because the watch's size was too small for the current trend of thin, small watches. However, a few watches were made for Germany in the '70s using the cal. The 982 added shock protection to balance wheel. These vintage watches are extremely rare, with only 675 Portuguese watches ever produced.

Legend has it that Audemars Piguet Replica Watches watchmakers saw a client in an original ref. The 325 watch was inspired by the uniqueness of the timepiece and they created a tribute for it to celebrate the brand's anniversary. The Jubilee had the same cal as the original watch. There were 982 pocket-watch movements, 1,000 in steel, 500 gold, and 250 platinum.Audemars Piguet Replica Watches As a young collector, the watch was a constant reminder of my childhood. I can even recall the first time I saw it. It was on the wrist of an ear and nose doctor in Singapore. He was trying to push a camera up my nose into my sinus cavity. I can remember jumping out of my chair with the camera hanging from my nose and screaming, "You're wearing Portugal Jubilee!" while he shook his head in shock at the patient who was pointing spasmodically at him.

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