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SOLD Lorier Gemini Chronograph

  1. Annapolis May 24, 2022

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    With gratitude to OF! (And apologies to the mods for the original post, in which I included a second watch---I've sold here several times but forgot that rule!)

    I'm shedding some of the lesser-used items in my small collection. This is a superb, perfectly-functioning and cosmetically 8+ microbrand piece.

    $300 SOLD Thanks, OF!

    Continental US sale only; I'll cover USPS Priority shipping. Not interested in any trades. No returns unless grossly mis-described.

    Only positive feedback here and (a great deal more of it) on eBay.

    I will include what the watch came with (box, paperwork, a pouch/pillow, etc), but I'm not considering that to be a value proposition. This isn't vintage Speedmaster or anything.

    The watch is currently adjusted to my 6.75" wrist, but I will include all links.

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    The official Lorier (pronounced Lor-yay) description is here. Many of you know this brand and this watch; suffice to say, it's a phenomenal (I believe New York based) microbrand chrono and one that's hard to get! Retail is $500, and they've been sold out for a while.

    At 39mm, its proportions feel akin to the FOIS. (Indeed, I wore it once or twice on a brown leather strap it and looked fantastic that way!) At that size, it's extremely wearable, understated, with a strong vintage vibe, but without looking like a tribute or homage piece--it's its own thing.

    The stainless bracelet is really superb---they hit it out of the park. So comfortable and a thoughtful design. With the drilled lugs, changing it around is simple.

    Built on the venerable and tough Seagull ST19, this is a manual-wind chrono that keeps excellent time. The watch shouldn't need a service for many years.

    Somewhat unusual, too, in that it pairs the chronograph feature with a bidirectional timing bezel---which you can also use to track a second time zone if you want, of course, so it's an extremely functional tool watch, though this could also be an everyday piece.

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    Now to the pictures! Please look at them closely for additional condition info and feel free to request more.
     
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  2. Lonestar insert Schwartz joke HERE May 24, 2022

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    Congrats for the quick sale :)

    Please add the price back to the ad as per forum rules, otherwise you will need to apologize to the mods once more for breaking them again ;)

    Best
    Paul
     
  3. Annapolis May 24, 2022

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    Done! Thanks for catching that.
     
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