Discovering the hidden treasures of the Orient

Discovering the hidden treasures of the Orient

Postby koimaster » January 30th 2018, 10:17am

Daytona, Speed, Sub, and other GMT Master: without wanting to spit in the soup, admit that sometimes, all these CHI can tire a little. Take your time, that's good. But sometimes we would like to have something concrete and more accessible to put in the tooth, right away.

And if like me, you are constantly looking for new horizons to wake up or spice up your watchmaking libido: here are some watches from Asia that are often passed under the radar of collectors (mine anyway) and that in the current times , deserve many more considerations.


So yes, I see it at the bottom, there, who are already grimacing. "Not expensive enough, son" ? tributes too strong? Wait to see anyway, maybe you will change your mind after this post. This week, in the section "Chic and Cheap", we reveal some hidden treasures of the Orient ...

Japanese design from the 50s and 60s has often been criticized for lacking originality and for being too inspired by successful European models. Take for example the Datsun 240Z . The tribute to the mythical models is more or less assumed, but there is indeed a little bit of everything in this car: Type E, Ferrari, Alfa Romeo ...


https://moonphase.fr/chic-cheap-a-la-de ... e-lorient/


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Re: Discovering the hidden treasures of the Orient

Postby conjurer » January 30th 2018, 5:18pm

Those are some nice old Orients; they made me smile.
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Re: Discovering the hidden treasures of the Orient

Postby Datsun240Z71 » January 31st 2018, 5:00am

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I like the Datsun!
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Re: Discovering the hidden treasures of the Orient

Postby labman » January 31st 2018, 8:12am

Datsun240Z71 wrote:Image

I like the Datsun!


There's a suprise!

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