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Bell & Ross Vintage Steel Heritage Collection

Marina Milojević | 01.31.18 | 05:36 PM

The house of Bell & Ross is known for designing watches directly inspired by aeronautical instrumentation. In 2009, the famous French watch company introduced its Heritage collection, which is dedicated to the key events in aviation history. The collection comprises many different executions unified around a single, military-inspired concept. These watches comply with the strict specifications set by the armed forces, while their colors and a distinctive patina give them a vintage look.

The Heritage collection now welcomes two new models, the BR V2-92 and BR V2-94 Steel Heritage, inspired by instrument panels from the 1960’s aircrafts. The vintage range is now entering its third generation with a pair of new military-inspired timepieces featuring the collection’s emblematic black-dial and beige-colored, 12, 3, 6 and 9 Arabic numerals. The retro feel of the collection is also noticeable on its slightly smaller, 41mm diameter cases, which are made of polished and satin finished stainless steel. The sapphire crystal is slightly domed, to evoke the style of the watches from the past.

Bell & Ross Vintage Steel Heritage

Bell & Ross BR V2-92 Steel Heritage is powered by the automatic mechanical movement calibre BR-CAL.302. In addition to central seconds, hours and minutes, the watch also provides date information via the square aperture located between 4 and 5 o'clock. The case is topped by a rotating steel bezel with anodized black aluminum ring and 60-minute scale. Available on a black rubber strap (BRV292-HER-ST/SR) or a new metal bracelet (BRV292-HER-ST/SST) with fine links. Water resistant to 100 meters.

Bell & Ross BR V2-92 Steel Heritage
BR V2-92 STEEL HERITAGE
BRV292-HER-ST/SST

Bell & Ross BR V2-92 Steel Heritage
BR V2-92 STEEL HERITAGE
BRV292-HER-ST/SRB

Bell & Ross BR V2-94 Steel Heritage is a chronograph version of the new military-inspired timepiece. Crafted from stainless steel, the BR V2-94 also arrives in two different options: mounted on a satin polished steel (BRV294-HER-ST/SST), or black rubber strap (BRV294-HER-ST/SR). The model is powered by the automatic mechanical movement caliber BR-CAL.301. The functions include hours, minutes, small seconds at 3 o'clock, a date between 4 and 5 o’clock, central chronograph seconds and a 30-minute timer at 9 o’clock. Same as its counterpart, the BR V2-94 features a steel bezel with anodized black aluminum ring and 60-minute scale, and is water resistant to 100 meters.

Bell & Ross BR V2-94 Steel Heritage
BR V2-94 STEEL HERITAGE
BRV294-HER-ST/SRB
Bell & Ross BR V2-94 Steel Heritage
BR V2-94 STEEL HERITAGE
BRV294-HER-ST/SST

The BR V2-92 retails at $3,200 while the BR V2-94 is priced at $4,600. For more information about these new models, please visit bellross.com.

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