Tuesday, March 28, 2006

A. Lange & Sohne Tourbograph "Pour le Merite"

Model in platinum (Ref. 702.025). Movement: Calibre L903.0 manually wound, tourbillon with fusée-and-chain transmission and planetary gear for constant power delivery, rattrapante chronograph. Sapphire crystal and caseback. Crocodile strap. Dial: Solid silver. Case dimensions: Diameter: 41.2 mm. Height: 14.3 mm. This is the very first wristwatch in the history of horology that unites a fusée-and-chain transmission, a tourbillon, and a rattrapante chronograph mechanism. Its movement reflects the ultimate degree of precision watchmaking ingenuity. The edition is limited to 101 watches.