Editor’s note:*It’s slender, but it weighs a lot. It’s gold, but it doesn’t look like it. I just can’t get the Bulgari Octo Finissimo in rose gold out of my head. And that’s even factoring in the epic new black ceramic version we saw at Basel. Seriously, will someone spot me $60K? The story in a second: Bulgariís latest take on the Octo Finissimo Automatic is the anti-gold gold watch. How about a riddle to start your day*off right? When is a gold watch not a gold watch? When itís Bulgariís darling, the Octo Finissimo Automatic, in rose gold. Now, obviously itís a gold watch, but it looks and wears like no other gold watch Iíve ever had the pleasure of wearing. The case While the movement and other elements of habillage are important to this watch, really, itís about the case (and bracelet ó more on that shortly). The design, the material, the treatment. All of it really. Letís start with the familiar. The Octo Finissimo case itself is a pretty well-known quantity by now. Itís a much thinner (5.15mm to be precise) version of the regular Octo, which is an evolution of Gentaís original design. The Octo Finissimo…

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