Thursday, October 13, 2005

Ulysse Nardin Maxi Marine Chronometer

Pièce Unique for the “only watch 2005” charity auction. Case: Stainless steel, three-body, polished, transparent case back with 6 screws, reeded bezel, protected screwed-down winding-crown, engraved numbered 18K pink gold plaque. Dimensions: Diam. 41 mm. Thickness: 11.8 mm. Bracelet 1: blue reptile leather, stainless steel deployant clasp. Bracelet 1: blue ruber with titanium section and titanium deployant clasp. Dial: Midnight blue with arabic numerals, oversized subsidiary seconds dial, in the center the date "1846" in red numerals, graduation for the power reserve indication, aperture for the date at 6. Luminous "Spade" hands Movement: Calibre UN 26, C.O.S.C. certified chronometer, rhodium plated, 28 jewels, straight line lever escapement, monometallic balance, shock-absorber, self-compensating flat balance-spring, all non-moving parts have been treated with a stainless blue titanium based alloy, 22K pink gold rotor.