Closer Look: New Glycine Airman “NOON” Purist Black 40 Ref. GL0377 and Purist White 40 Ref. GL0376

Date Published
Feb 23, 2022
Author
Gnomon Watches
Category
Watch Review
SponsoredAcme Inc.

Established back in 1914, Glycine was founded by Eugène Meylan in Bienne, Switzerland, a place where countless prestigious watchmakers call home. Glycine is most distinguished for their historic Glycine Airman in 1953. The birth of this historic timepiece resulted from a conversation that sparked between one of Glycine’s employees, Samuel Glur, and a pilot during one of his flights. The pilot expressed his interest in a watch that had a 24-hour bezel feature, a function much needed by pilots to track multiple time zones. A watch that did not currently exist on the market. Having said that, Glycine welcomes back their new edition based on their original and famous watch from the 50s.

Glycine Airman Vintage NOON White Ref. GL0376
Glycine Airman Vintage NOON Black Ref. GL0377

Gnomon Watches first opened her doors for business online in early 2002, founded by bona fide horology suitors who share a profound passion for watchmaking and fine craftsmanship.

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