Saturday, June 24, 2006

Milus Herios Triretrograde Seconds Skeleton

Movement: Automatic, 37 jewels, circular-grained, Côtes de Genève, hand-bevelled. Function: Hours, minutes, retrograde seconds in three 20-second sectors (at 6, 10 and 2 o’clock). Case: Polished steel. Convex sapphire crystal. Screw-down back with round convex sapphire crystal. Dial: Black lacquer, white Arabic numerals. Silvered, open-work centre, engraved bridges. Skeleton hour and minute hands, blued steel seconds hands. Bracelet / Strap: Black alligator, buckle. Other version: Pink gold 5N (18K) case and buckle, brown or ochre alligator strap.