Monday, April 30, 2007

Jean-Mairet & Gillman Seven Days

41mm hand polished and brushed in white gold. Crystal back. Mechanical manual movement JMG2006rm/7060 7 days power reserve. Hours, minutes, seconds in a counter at 6’. Date indicator at 3’. Power reserve indicator at 12’ in a counter. Dial in silver opalin with guilloché in the center. Crocodile leather strap, hand stitched with fold over clasp.


Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Roger Dubuis Symphatie Chronograph

Caliber RD 78 mechanical, automatic winding by micro rotor, 13?’’’ lines, 36 rubies, rhodium plated, decorated with the "Côtes de Genève" pattern Marked with the Geneva Quality Hallmark. Special features: hours, minutes, small seconds-hand at 9 o’clock, chronograph center hand, 45-semi-automatic-minutes counter at 3 o'clock. Functions: hours, minutes small seconds-hand at 9 o’clock 45-semi-automatic-minutes counter at 3 o'clock. Case: shaped case, diam. 43 mm steel. Dial: black back cover, round 3-9h counter, white gold fillets, Roman numerals, index and appliqués. Back: sapphire. Water-resistant to 30m. Strap: genuine crocodile, hand sewed. Clasp: 18K white gold RD folding buckle. Limited edition 280 pieces.


Friday, April 20, 2007

Romain Jérome Titanic DNA

Movement: Mouvement La Joux Perret 8235. Number of jewels: 24 rubies. Power reserve: > 42 hours. Frequency: 28’800 vibration/hour. Case: Non stabilized rusted steel. Diameter 46 mm. Horn insert: Blackened satin-finished steel. Flank: Blackened satin-finished steel. Paws: Black satin-finished ceramic with titanium screws. Can be set with brilliant or trapeze-cut diamonds. Dial: Black with recovered coal from the wreckage. Small second at 9h reminds of Titanic steam counters. Steel hands: Inspired both by Poseidon’s trident as well as Titanic’s anchor. Bezel: Non stabilized rusted steel. Back case: Hand engraved medallion by Kees Engelbart. Water-resistance: 5 Atm. Strap: Rubber or Crocodile Hornback skin. Buckle: Satin-finished steel ardillon buckle. Limited edition: 2’012 pieces (2012 being year of the 100th anniversary of the Titanic).


Sunday, April 15, 2007

Vacheron Constantin Malte Perpetual Calendar Minute Repeater

Reference: 30040/000R-9090. Movement: Reference 1755 QP. Type Mechanical, manual-winding. Diameter and thickness 30.80 mm, 4.90 mm. 30 jewels. 18,000 vibrations/hour. Power reserve Approx. 34 hours. Indications Hour, minutes. Additional functions Perpetual calendar. Day of the week, 48-month display and bissextile cycle. Moon phase in lapis lazuli and18K gold. Minute repeater. Case: 18K pink gold. Diameter and thickness 41.00 mm, 10.46 mm. Strap width 19.00 mm. Shape and construction Round, 3 parts, soldered lugs. Repeating-slide on caseband at 9 o’clock. Back Snap-on, transparent, sapphire crystal. Finish Entirely Polished. Engraved limited edition number. Glass Sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating on underside, convex. Strap attachment Steel spiral spring bars. Dial and hands: Dial material 18K gold. Dial finish Silvered hand guilloched vieux panier pattern. Counters with diamond-polished filets. Applied Maltese Cross in 18K pink gold, matte and polished finished, fan-shaped. Hours 9 Roman numerals and 3 square hour symbols applied in 18K pink gold. Hands Hours and minutes: 18K pink gold, matte and p/n-shaped. Counters : Blued steel, polished, fan-shaped.


Wednesday, April 11, 2007

Piaget Polo Tourbillon Relatif

Ref. G0A31123. Silvered dial, white gold applied Arabic numerals and hour-markers. 18-carat white gold case. Manual-winding tourbillon movement, Manufacture Piaget 608P. Movement thickness: 3.28 mm. Movement thickness including hand fitting: 9.14 mm. Caging diameter: 11 1/2''' (dia 25.60 mm). 27 jewels. 21,600 vph. Oscillating organ - diameter of balance: 7.75 mm. Approximately 70-hour power reserve. Flying tourbillon: the minute hand, which has its centre of rotation at the centre of the watch, performs one complete rotation per hour. The tourbillon carriage, suspended on the minute hand, spins once per minute on its own axis. Tourbillon carriage: 3 titanium bridges. Mass of the tourbillon carriage: 0.2 g. Mainplate, bridges and carriage bevelled and drawn out by hand with a file. Finishing: circular C?tes de Gen?ve, blued screws. Black alligator leather strap. 18-carat white gold folding clasp.


Saturday, April 07, 2007

Paul Picot Atelier 1100 Skeleton

Self-winding movement, exclusive PP1100 calibre, based on 2892-A2. C.O.S.C chronometer certified. “Regulator” display of hours and minutes. Date display by a counter at 9 o’clock. Seconds sub-dial at 6 o’clock. Power reserve indicator at 3 o’clock. 30 rubies – 28,800 oscillations per hour. Bottom plate and pallet-cock skeletonized, decorated with hand-drawn lines on the flanks, “ Côtes de Genève” pattern diamond-polished bars, paper snailing, mirror-polished flat-head screws, with bevelled slot- Oscillating weight in 18 ct gold and steel. Complication module with technical skeleton finish, hand finished (polished and bevelled bars with d?cor of drawn lines, bevelled and circular-grained wheels, bevelled and polished steel wheels, mirror-polished flat-head screws with bevelled slot, lever and rack bevelled, polished and decorated with drawn lines; module plate burnished by ionic bombardment in a vacuum; bars and moving parts rhodium-plated. Pierced dial, silver-plated background, 12 brown Arabic numerals on the steel version – 4N rose gold on the 18 carat gold version. Paul Picot polished nickel hands. Case in 18 carat fine rose gold or high grade steel, hand-fluted circumference, screwed crown guard, welded horns; back hand-fluted, screw-fitted. Water-resistant to 50 meters. Hand-stitched Louisiana strap - steel folding buckle.


Wednesday, April 04, 2007

JeanRichard Bressel Tourbillon

Reference 97112-49-10A-AAE. Movement: Manufactured mechanical movement with manual-winding SOWIND 99RJ, 30 jewels, 21.600 vib./hour (3 Hz) frequency, 75 hours power-reserve. Functions: Hours, minutes, power reserve at 12 o’clock and tourbillon at 6 o’clock. Case: Original Bressel 1665, 18 K pink gold, 42 mm case diameter, 33 mm opening, 11 mm height. Curved sapphire crystal. Hand guilloché and case-back secured with 6 screws. Water-resistant to 30 m. Dial: Hand ? guilloch? ? on a gold dial applied 18 K pink gold Arabic numerals. Blued steel skeleton Dauphine hands. Strap: Square-scale full skin hand stitched Alligator strap with 18 K pink gold folding buckle.


Monday, April 02, 2007

Franc Vila Chronograph Tourbillon

Movement: FV No. 4 calibre. 262 components. 33 rubies. 5 days power reserve (120 hours). Chronograph monopushing function with dial side column wheel, directly coupled to tourbillon. Flying tourbillon with inertial moment control mechanism and wheel differential system. Mechanism manufactured in the brand's characteristic "Esprit Unique" shape, hand-made and hand-decorated. Case: Red gold, white gold, DieHard Extreme Steel, Titanium & Gold or Titanium & DieHard Extreme Steel. Special "Esprit Unique" shape with elliptic and circular bezel. Crystal and caseback both in sapphire with double sided anti-glare treatment. Chronograph monopusher at 2. Functions: Hours, Minutes, Chronograph Monopusher and power reserve indication. Dial: Multilayer smoked sapphire crystal, half skeleton. 60 seconds (at 2) and 30 minutos (at 10)chronograph counters. Power reserve indication at 9.