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7 July
Jaquet Droz: time to act
The legendary Grande Seconde watch, based on the stylized figure 8, the symbol of infinity, appear in a new interpretation with a dial of cuprite. This mineral, discovered in the middle of the XIX century, is rich in copper oxides, its saturated red color resembles the surface of Mars.
Creation of dials of minerals is an art that requires special skill. However, this is not the only feature of the new watch: two counters, which are usually located at "12 o’clock - 2 o’clock" axis, are shifted. The model features the self-winding movement, the spiral and horns of the anchor fork are made of silicon - a strong and reliable material, resistant to shock and not exposed to oxygen, magnetic fields, temperature and atmospheric pressure drops. The power reserve of Grande Seconde Off-Centered is 68 hours. 43 mm case is made of rose gold, which is harmoniously combined with a purple cuprite dial and saturated black alligator leather strap.
The new Grande Seconde Off-Centered will be presented within the Monaco Yacht Show at the end of September and travel around the world to be appreciated and admired by the connoisseurs of Jaquet Droz watch brand. The watch will be put up at the Only Watch auction on November 11th.
Proceeds from the sale will go to the study of mycosis Duchesne - a serious muscle and cardiovascular system disease.
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