1. Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Skelet-One Ceramic

    Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Skelet-One Ceramic J003525540 a watch as the name would suggest is very much an open and skeletonized interior of the piece. Jaquet Droz is brand known for beautiful creations in the automatic line that feature mechanical animations in 3 Dimensions.
    Measuring in at 41.5mm in diameter across the round of the case, not inclusive of the crown, this is of a black ceramic construction, ceramic as a material is very durable and known for its high resistance to taking on scratches as well as fading from the harsh UV rays of sunlight, as once we venture inside the case that we start to see the interest of this timepiece take shape or perhaps lose shape depending on your perspective, with the minimal and off-center dial displaying the hour and minutes on a ceramic background with rose gold hands and markers the watch is made to feel like it breathes within the surrounding openness, below the dial is another offset dial a large sub-second style made from a sapphire disc and being translucent emphasizing the openness of the design.

    The aquet Droz 2663 SQ movement is also an engineering treat for the eyes aggressively skeletonized as well the movements openwork allows the life of the movement to flow through the watch from any perspective both and back, the automatic movement's oscillating weight is done 18-carat red gold and is individually numbered as well, while the movement is an impressive visual presentation it's no less a mechanical innovation, with 30 jewels and running at 4 Hertz or 28,800 vibrations per hour the 2663 SQ offers advancements such as an anti-magnetic silicon balance spring and a double barrel design giving the watch a 68 hour power reserve. very much a Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde in the traditional sense the skelet-one version of the classic design is a new evolution and watchmaking mastery in terms of design innovation and materials.

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  2. Glashütte Original Sixties Panorama Date

    From the Glashütte Original Vintage Collection, today we are looking at the Sixties Panorama Date featuring a varnish green dial. The Glashütte Vintage Collection is a group of watches that are modern interpretations of true design classics. Two exciting periods on the previous century serves as inspiration for these timepieces. The 60's and 70's models in the collection are contemporary interpretation of two dynamic decades who's ideals, music, arquitecture and design changed the world forever.

    The Glashütte Original Sixties Panorama Date we have here is both, striking and stylish at once with the typical round forms and distinctive arabic numerals of the 60's watches that invoke the characteristic look of the 1960s. The vibrant spirit of that period is captured by the retro modern timepieces such as this Panorama Date, this model is a simple yet elegant three hand analogue timepiece with a panorama date complication just above the six o'clock on the dial.

    The dial itself has an imprint pattern varnished in green and black with a degrade effect that features white Arabic numerals diamond cut our markers with luminous spots and a hands are partially filled with super-luminova glowing in the dark luminescence. The case is done in stainless steel and entirely of a high polished finish it is 42 millimeters in diameter across the round of the case not including the crown and features 30 metres of water resistance, the crown is signed with a "GG" Glashütte logo. Internally and visibly through the exhibition case back the watch runs on the calibre 39-47 automatic movement and in-house manufacturer movement it is exquisitely finished and shows off a 21 carat gold adorned oscillation weight, the movement is 39 jewels has a 40 hour power reserve and runs at 4 Hertz or 28,800 vibrations per hour.

    The Glashütte Sixties Panorama Date is found right on a black calfskin leather strap features a clean moderately contrasting stitch pattern around the periphery and is minimally bolstered for comfort. The hardware is assigned and high polished stainless steel pin buckle available both with and without the Panorama Date, the Glashütte Original Vintage collection 60's series of watches are contemporary timepieces with elegant and classical styling.

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