HISTORY OF TIME: CALATRAVA
The Patek Phillippe: Calatrava 1974 watch, drew its name from an Order of Knights during the middle ages, it isn’t just a watch that saved the brand from The Great Depression, it’s also one of the most important watches of the 20th century. Known as “The” vintage watch, the Calatrava has always stood out for it’s simplistic design.
Featured here is the white faced version of the classic Calatrava. With its simple round case, flat bezel, and unadorned dial, it looks best with it’s yellow gold case shown here. The perfect print for the watch historian. This lithographic print comes from a limited edition of 500 and is pressed in Long Island City, New York on 100 lb FSC certified archival cover stock using the best Van Sons Elite soy based inks.