Watch of the Week: Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Deadbeat
The Grande Seconde, inspired by the Pocket Watch created by Pierre Jaquet-Droz in 1784, spreads its aegis over the Jaquet Droz brand. It is universally recognized for the avant-garde lines of its design. Ivory Grand Feu enameled dial. 18-carat red gold case. Self-winding movement, single barrel. Power reserve of 40 hours. Off-centered hours and minutes. Large central independent seconds, off-centered retrograde date hand at 6 o'clock. Diameter 43 mm. Numerus Clausus of 88.