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Old 15 June 2017, 11:13 PM   #1
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GO 20th Century Vintage Trio

While I'm waiting for my first Rolex to arrive, I thought I'd go ahead and plunge in with a post in the meantime.. ;-)

So, here's my GO 20th Century Vintage Trio -- I love the vibe of this series...




Seventies Chronograph...




Sixties Iconic Square...




Sixties Iconic...

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Old 15 June 2017, 11:29 PM   #2
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Great collection, I especially love that green dial!
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Old 16 June 2017, 12:08 AM   #3
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really nice line up.
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Old 16 June 2017, 07:58 PM   #4
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Very nice
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Old 17 June 2017, 10:47 AM   #5
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Beautiful green dial there
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Old 17 June 2017, 12:48 PM   #6
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Nice trio!
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Old 18 June 2017, 07:47 AM   #7
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Love the 70s chrono!
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Old 19 June 2017, 10:01 PM   #8
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Thanks for the nice comments, guys!

The multi-tiered process involved in the making of the Sixties Iconic dials is fascinating. I think GO really did a beautiful job with both the Sixties Iconic series, as well as the Sixties Iconic Square series. Of the five different pieces featured in the Sixties Iconic series, two had dials imprinted using the original decades-old dies from the archives of the GO dial manufactory (the gray dial featured a water drop effect). Like the other dials in both of the Sixties Iconic series, the brown and green dials pictured above feature a dégradé effect, as well -- gradually shifting the color of the dial to black around the perimeter.
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Old 21 June 2017, 02:05 PM   #9
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Old 21 June 2017, 10:26 PM   #10
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Great looking watches. I have always wanted one of them. Might be time to go to the AD and try one on.
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