2020 was the year for Oris as they have debuted tons of watches in that year. All clocks that were introduced in 2020 are all high quality, and they also come with new movements that are all in-house. The brand also made updates to their Aquis collection, and they have introduced the Caliber 400.
Despite the changes they have introduced, the brand also presents a new limited edition of its Big Crown Pointer Date. This collection is one of the versatile timepieces of the brand. They have combined this collection with a well-known watch magazine known as Fratello to make a different watch’s customized theme.
Limited Edition Big Crown Pointer Date x Fratello
The Oris Big Crown Pointer Date x Fratello’s goal is to render the sporty retro style of the collection’s 40mm case covered in bronze. This model is not the first model that has a case of bronze that is from the group. Still, the looks of this model are adored by many watch enthusiasts.
The case comes with an alloy covered with light pink that is visually seen in the initial images; it avoids the oversaturated style that some of the bronze that is copper heavy has. The design of its case is simple, yet it is distinctive from others. It also comes with a tapering lug that comes with a broad set that is brushed.
It also comes with the collection’s signature round bezel that is coin-edged and recessed into the lugs. It also comes with a pillbox crown that is titular oversized. Its solid case back that is made up of stainless steel comes with an engraving of the Fratello. To add to its visual flair, they have combined a matching coin edge.
The Dial of the Limited Edition Big Crown Pointer Date x Fratello
Just like the case of the oxblood dial that is glossy of the brand Oris Big Crown Pointer Date x Fratello, it is not completely new. It first introduce in 2018, but the brand added a few touches on the model that are all unique. It is the first combination of the oxblood dial that comes with a case that is covered in bronze. The combination resonates excellently.
Additionally, the new model of the brand added a glit material. An example of this is the dial’s text, its railroad minute track, and its outer date track. It created a touch of an added spark on its vision in changing the lights while reinforcing the vintage style in the mid-century of the design of its dial.
Another additional vintage look in the model is the Automatic dial text in the 6 o’clock is now changed into Anti Shock. While other modern timepieces in the market come with shock resistance, the Fratello magazine cites this feature subtly to the historic early Oris timepieces.
The movement used in the Limited Edition Big Crown Pointer Date x Fratello
The Oris brand uses the Big Crown Pointer Date x Fratello model with the movement Sellita. It was known to be based on the Oris brand 754 automatic movements. The 754 automatic movements are a staple of the brand for a long time, and it comes with a solid performance. The power reserve of this model is 38 hours with 28,800 BPH.
The Limited Edition of the Big Crown Pointer Date, x Fratello, comes with a combination of all exclusive straps that come with different options for its design. It all comes with the limited edition model. The first strap is the quick release strap made up of leather and covered with muted taupe brown.
Although the first strap is known to have a versatile and quiet top, it still keeps the visual focusing on the dial and case. Oris finished this model with a dial matching oxblood that is colored in red. While the second strap, the Oris, uses a NATO bracelet covered in excellent medium gray and comes with hardware wrapped in bronze.
The Price Tag of the Limited Edition Big Crown Pointer Date x Fratello
The limited-edition Big Crown Pointer Date x Fratello of the Oris now stands out in the market. It is now known as one of the most elegant and cleanest watches of the brand. It only comes in 300 pieces. The price for this watch is €1,950.
Suppose you are looking for the best-limited edition timepieces of all time now. In that case, you can look at the Oris brand as they have released tons of limited edition and different clocks during 2020, and every model comes with various features. Each model’s prices are not that luxurious, which makes it affordable for almost every watch enthusiast.