From war to watch: tanks behind Cartier tank replica watches
The Cartier tank replica watch has hardly changed in this century since it came out, and now, like 1919, it is one of the most relaxed and elegant watches ever designed. However, its inspiration is one of the most terrible war machines in the history of bloodthirsty human beings.
In 1916, the military tank replica made its debut in the battle of the Somme. By the end of the war, it had become a powerful symbol of modern mechanized war – unlikely to be the ancestor of beauty and elegance, leaving its own footprints in the mud rolling on the protesting earth.
Beast Of Battle: Cartier tank replica watches
To this day, I don’t know why the national guard let the kids climb in and out of a fully functional tank. On the face of it, it’s a terrible idea (although in those days, the playground was covered with asphalt, smoking was everywhere, and the seat belt was a hindsight. It was a different time.) I managed to climb up the hull and get inside.
Immediately, the fan started whistling – I must have turned on the ventilation system. What I want to say is that what happened next was a pleasant, destructive, but harmless cross Civil War battlefield with yak Saxophone soundtrack, but I actually scared myself so seriously that I turned off the switch and got armored belly beast as soon as my shaking legs could take me.
“We heard a strange throb, and three giant mechanical monsters we had never seen came slowly towards us. My first impression was that they looked ready to fall on their noses, but their tails and two small wheels held them down in the back and kept them level. They are very large metal products, with two sets of caterpillar wheels, which just revolve around the body…. “
Cartier tank replica watches
Louis Cartier was lucky to have been through a fairly peaceful war. According to Francesca Cartier replica book the cartiers watches, he was mobilized to become a driver in 1915 (he was 40 years old), but because of special medical conditions, he has been placed in the auxiliary team. However, he did stay in the front several times; “He later claimed that it was on such a visit to the front line that he came up with an idea of what would become one of Cartier’s most iconic creations: the tank cartier replica watch,” Cartier Bricker wrote
“Whether the idea of Louis’ new watch comes from tanks in the war or just the evolution of Santos in the early days, it is a stroke of genius to call it a tank from the perspective of sales… It is said that Louis once provided the early prototype of tanks to the legendary Americans who helped win the war, General John ‘Black Jack’ Pershing… Just as Alberto Santos Dumont helped popularize his eponymous watch ten years ago, so Pershing will be the perfect international brand ambassador tank
The 1919 norme tank was the first cartier tank replica watch. This tank, the Renault ft, has an amazing long life for a piece of military equipment. It was used until World War II, even after it. But tanks live longer than tanks. ““ “Tank” may be a slogan in the war, because an almost invincible mobile fortress left behind it with fire and fury. But the tank replica watch has taken this inspiration, and through alchemy’s abstraction, transformed beauty into a pronoun.