Hands-On: A. Lange & Söhne Watches & Wonders Pieces (Part 2)

Yesterday we looked at two of the watches that A. Lange & Söhne released at the recent Watches & Wonders exhibition in Hong Kong. Today, we’re looking at the four other references that the Saxon manufacturer unveiled.

Horological heaven...

Horological heaven…

Hands-On: A. Lange & Söhne Watches & Wonders Pieces (Part 1)

2015 is a big year for A. Lange & Söhne. In honor of the 200th anniversary of founding father Ferdinand Adolph Lange, the brand has been unveiling new models that fully demonstrate the breath of watchmaking knowledge, and capabilities, that it has in-house.

We've split this article up since we had the chance to look at so many watches.

We’ve split this article up since we had the chance to look at so many watches.

A. Lange & Söhne introduces boutique special 1815 Chronograph

The third edition of Watches & Wonders (W&W) takes place from September 30 to October 3 in Hong Kong. Since the exhibition is now just around the corner, some of the participating brands have begun showing off their latest creations – we recently saw an example of truly stunning horology in the form of Vacheron Constantin’s Cornes de vache 1955 (read our story here). Now, A. Lange & Söhne has joined the W&W run-up party by introducing a new, boutique-only, reference of its highly desirable 1815 Chronograph.

The 1815 Chronograph Boutique Edition maintains the elegance of previous references.

The 1815 Chronograph Boutique Edition maintains the elegance of previous references.

Vacheron Constantin Presents The Historiques Cornes de vache 1955

On September 17th Vacheron Constantin will celebrate 260-years of uninterrupted operation, and will unveil what is touted as the world’s most complicated watch. The maison has already enthralled watch collectors this year with its spectacular limited edition Harmony collection, and ahead of Watches & Wonders 2015, Vacheron has now given watch collectors another reason to salivate with a new chronograph, known as the Historiques Cornes de vache 1955.

Cornes de vache 1955

Bring a tissue box, there will be drool…