Monday, September 26, 2005

deLaCour The Bichrono

Bichrono Hommage, Pièce Unique for the “only watch 2005” charity auction.
Case: Two-piece case, curved, curved sapphire crystal, pink gold crown and pushers, back fastened by 8 screws, two round sapphire crystals showing the movements, water resistant to 3 atm. Dimensions: 52 x 53.5 Thickness: 14 mm Strap: crocodile leather, hand-stitched; pink-gold buckle. Dial: Natural precious red wood; hand set on a titanium monobloc base, printed Arabic numerals. Indications: Right movement; minute counter at 3; small second at 3; hour counter at 12; center seconds tachymeter. Left movement: minute counter at 9; small second at 3; hour counter at 6; center seconds; tachymeter. Movement: Automatic, two chronographs ETA 2094, autonomy 37 hours; 33 jewels; 28.800 vph; top quality flat balancespring; rotor blued and engraved; decorated with côtes de Genève and circular patterns, Functions: Double chronograph each with three counters, date indicator, hour, minute, small seconds.