Blancpain reissues the Fifty Fathoms Barakuda from the 1960s

The watch was originally issued to the German military.
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Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Barakuda

Blancpain fans looking for a classic Fifty Fathoms design in a smaller case will be excited to know that the company is reissuing the Barakuda model in a 40mm case. Originally issued to the German military, the new model recreates the original design's styling with red-accented indices, vintage-styled lume, and a luminous unidirectional bezel that's topped with sapphire. The movement is an automatic Frederic Piguet cal. 1151, which has an impressive 95-hour power reserve and an 18k gold rotor that can be seen through the sapphire caseback. 

13,200 CHF (approx. $13,062), blancpain.com

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