The new watch and clock event & mdash; & mdash; 2012 Geneva Watch Fair (2012 SIHH) will be held in Geneva on January 16, 2012 local time. Many top watch brands will bring the latest classic products to the annual watch feast. Cartier, as an important participating brand, will present the new Grande Complication Squelette hollow pocket watch with retro feelings.
This pocket watch has a large 59.2 mm diameter white gold case with a carefully polished transparent sapphire crystal and a winding crown with a round sapphire. The unique dial consists of two parts, one of which is twelve solid gold Roman rings. Digital hour markers, the other part is the flame blue hands and small dial. The dial has a perpetual calendar complex function that can correctly and automatically display all practical calendars until 2100: the week display at 3 o’clock, the month at 9 o’clock, 12 At o’clock, the date is displayed. And considering that an extra day should be added at the end of February every four years, the pocket watch also has a window at 10 o’clock to show the day of increase. In terms of power, through the transparent sapphire crystal case back, you can peek at the 9436 MC manual winding mechanical movement carried by the pocket watch. This movement only produces 457 pieces, all of which are hand-carved and carefully finished: implemented and completed in delicate and fragile parts Hollowing out requires more than 200 hours; chamfering and sanding work needs to be completed by professional craftsmen, the most complicated parts each require up to 10 hours of work; and the assembly and adjustment of the movement takes more than 200 hours. In addition, the movement provides a power reserve of up to eight days. The limited edition is available in 10 white gold and 5 white gold with baguette-cut diamonds and round brilliant-cut diamonds.