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[Posted by: David Chalmers | 21 Jan 2013 | Comments Off on 110.573 F Barrel ]

It’s the Cotes de Geneve pattern on the dial that is the calling card of the Barrel Carrera, giving the watch what appears to be a striped dial. A Brown dial with Orange hands? Of course.
The Barrel case is beautifully finished with an applied sunburst pattern.

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[Posted by: David Chalmers | 21 Jan 2013 | Comments Off on 1158 ]

A beautiful solid Yellow Gold case, this Calibre 12 Carrera which was the watch worn by Ferrari Formula 1 drivers.
Available either with a “Champagne” or Silver dial, the 1158 Carrera is among the most coveted today and commands premium prices.

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[Posted by: David Chalmers | 21 Jan 2013 | Comments Off on 1553N Calibre 15 ]

The first of the Calibre 15 Carreras appeared in 1972 with a brilliant blue dial featuring a broad silver panel running from the 3 o’clock sub-dial to the 9 o’clock position.
The Calibre 15 also introduced the “rifle-target” running seconds design that TAG Heuer reintroduced for the 2010 Carrera 1887.