Montblanc presents its latest limited edition, the Montblanc 1858 Split Second Chronograph Limited Edition 18 crafted out of Lime Gold, a true watch for aficionados looking fort he ultimate vintage style.
Conceived as tool watches for mountain exploration and leaning into the global trend of enjoying the outdoors and nature the 1858 timepieces stand out and offer its wearer a unique experience.
It is the first time that Montblanc unveils a model with this colour named Lime Gold due to its deep golden colour that veers towards a pale yellowy green. To match the colour of the new 44 mm 18 K Lime Gold case, the Montblanc 1858 Split Second Chronograph Limited Edition 18 features a distinctive gold-coloured dial with sunray finishes. Providing great readability and vintage style.
Designed with a 46 mm Minerva historical military chronograph from the 1930s in mind, the Montblanc 1858 Split Second Chronograph Limited Edition 18 features a case made of an innovative 18K gold alloy called Lime Gold, a distinctive gold-coloured dial with contrasting green elements and a matching vintage green nubuck calf strap – an harmony of colour making this timepiece unique.
Like on the original timepiece, the Montblanc 1858 Split Second Chronograph Limited Edition 18 has a telemeter scale that runs around the dial. The telemeter was a common feature on the legendary Minerva chronographs and adds both function and a vintage touch to this new watch.
The calibre MB M16.31 is particularly beautiful thanks to its handcrafted traditional finishings such as Côtes de Genève, inner angles, circular graining and bevelling – all performed at the Montblanc Manufacture in Villeret.
The Montblanc 1858 Split Second Chronograph Limited Edition 18 is completed with a new vintage green nubuck alligator leather strap that has been finished with beige stitching to reinforce the vintage look. The strap is also fitted with a matching 18 K Lime Gold buckle for the perfect finishing touch.