November 10th, 2010

Blancpain Fifty Fathoms "Tribute to Fifty Fathoms" Ref. 5015B-1130-52

This year the Swiss watchmaker will start selling its Blancpain Tribute to Fifty Fathom diving watch that celebrates tremendous success of the original divers that were popularized by the legendary sea explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau back in the 1950s. As usual, the watch is introduced in a fairly large stainless steel body, but now features a high-tech (and also pleasant to look at) sapphire bezel with a luminous diving scale and is powered by an in-house, magnetically shielded automatic movement!

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