Wednesday, July 05, 2006

Patek Philippe Heure Universelle Réf. 5130

Movement: Automatic, calibre 240 HU, 33 jewels, 21,600 v/h. Unidirectional 22K gold mini-rotor, Poinçon de Genève. 48-hour maximum power reserve. Function: Hours, minutes, universal time (local + 24 time-zones simultaneously). Case: White or pink 750 (18K) gold, 39.5 mm. Sapphire crystal, screw-down sapphire back. Dial: 3 zones: silvered sunray guilloché centre, disc of cities with blue (white gold) or black (pink gold) transfer. 24-hour disc with day/night indicator. Applique hour markers and white or pink 18K gold hands. Bracelet / Strap: Large square-scaled alligator, matte navy blue or matte dark brown, hand-stitched, white or pink 18K gold folding clasp.