Month: January 2010

Jacques Droe Christmas Gifts Compose Winter Love Songs

‘I will come to see you on the day of the first snow’. The romantic ‘Winter Love Song’ always sounds when the first snow drifts down, and a Christmas full of gratitude and blessings comes on schedule in this romantic season. Jaquet Droz selects two elegant and elegant romantic timepieces, pure as love, without any trace of impurities, and composes a ‘Winter Love Song’ on the wrist, so that the ultimate romance spreads in love.

The Eclipse Mother-of-Pearl

Mother-of-pearl moon phase watch presents complex horological functions in a new size. This iconic watch has been redesigned with a 39mm diameter to meet the expectations of brand followers. In addition to the time, date, day of the week, and month display, the golden moon round at six o’clock with the opening and closing of white mother-of-pearl reveals the moon. The moon appears or disappears, and the light and shade overlap until it disappears completely. The entire dial is dotted with a beautiful view of the sky with 8 stars (8 is the lucky number of the brand).

The radiance of diamonds set in the white gold case and the exquisite dial pattern of this new moon phase watch complement each other and sparkle, giving the fans of poetic watches a refined elegance. Thousands of bright and dazzling in the wrists, cold and noble hidden infinite temptation, as a Christmas gift choice really deserves its name.

Golden eagle bird hour minute dial-Petite Heure Minute Relief Seasons

腕表 This watch incorporates the most unique skills of Jacques Dross master craftsman, a new interpretation of traditional works, can be called a new aesthetic masterpiece. On the white mother-of-pearl dial, two birds with bright colors and three-dimensional shapes stand on both sides of the dial. The mother-of-pearl dial is fully hand-carved, and the gold-finished birds are engraved and carved before being set on the dial. Finally, they are colored together, from the shape of the bird’s wings to the size of the bird’s body, from the outline of the throat to yellow and blue The meticulous combination of colored bird feathers and all the details make this watch a veritable three-dimensional masterpiece. Its demure posture and extended wings exemplify the love beauty of ‘double wings flying’.

In addition, the watch combines the top craftsmanship of mother-of-pearl and gold chassis. The winter model is dominated by cold tones. The white gold case and buckle are set with sparkling diamonds. As if the white snow in winter releases the dazzling light, its holiness With pure beauty, love is self-evident, is the ultimate expression of Christmas gifts.

Rare And Precious Timepieces: Christie’s Christie’s Hong Kong Fine Watches Auction Five Great Works

Many exquisitely crafted watches are often introduced with limited numbers, so that collectors who are interested in pursuing them will be even more glorious. Some of these timed works have been in existence for decades, while others have been created in the past decade; although they disappeared on the market, they may reappear in auctions. For example, Christie’s Christie’s on May 29 in Hong Kong’s exquisite watch auction, has sold a number of rare works; including Patek Philippe, Rolex and other top five watches, the price is even more valuable.

Patek Philippe Ref. 5002P Sky Moon Tourbillon, platinum case, front display time, perpetual calendar, moon phases, case back showing the northern hemisphere star sky, moon track and star time, with the function of the minute repeater of the cathedral bell, 2012 system, total transaction price HK $ 8,820,000 (US $ 1,137,380).
Patek Philippe Ref. 5002P Sky Moon Tourbillon
   Following the pride of Star Calibre 2000, Patek Philippe launched the Sky Moon Tourbillon model 5002 in 2001. The dial is decorated with Calatrava cross-engraving, showing the time, perpetual calendar and moon phase functions in a classic configuration. The built-in R TO 27 QR SID LU CL movement has a tourbillon device that can eliminate gravity, which is complicated but low-key. If you flip the watch back, you can enjoy the entire northern hemisphere starry sky, including the orbit of the moon and the star time used by stargazers, in a picture that is not larger than the palm of your hand.
   This watch was made in 2012 and its movement consists of 686 parts. At this auction, it sold for HK $ 8,820,000 (US $ 1,137,380) and became the highest price lot.

Rolex Ref. 6263 Cosmograph Daytona Paul Newman Panda, stainless steel case and bracelet, Paul Newman panda faceplate, hours, minutes, small seconds, chronograph, 1971, total transaction price HK $ 4,020,000 (US $ 518,398).
Rolex Ref. 6263 Cosmograph Daytona Paul Newman Panda
   The most legendary collection of Daytona Rolex models, including the block-shaped time scales and cross-hairs of Paul Newman’s Paul Newman face plate, can even set a high price record at auction. And this model 6263 has a black and white dial, forming a contrast effect like ‘Panda’. Manufactured in 1971, it retains 7835 oyster-shaped folding straps with 271 end links and a date code for the second quarter of 1971. Sold for HK $ 4,020,000 (US $ 518,398).

Patek Philippe Ref. 5074, 18K rose gold case, hour, minute, perpetual calendar, moon phase, minute repeater, 2007 system, total transaction price HK $ 3,840,000 (US $ 495,186).
Patek Philippe Ref. 5074
   This piece adopts the most classic and classic aesthetic design, integrating the time, perpetual calendar and moon phase display into the faceplate. It is equipped with an 18K rose gold case with grooves on the side of the lugs, showing extraordinary details. Below the transparent bottom cover, there can be seen the hammers and gongs that sound the time signal. The sound is extremely loud and pleasant; the regulator that adjusts the speed of the time signal is decorated with a Calatrava cross shape, and there is no noise during operation. The watch was made in 2007, and the Geneva stamp can be seen on the balance bridge.

Richard Mille RM018 AI WG, 18K white gold case, hour, minute, tourbillon, pink jade gear, made in 2008, Boucheron 150th Anniversary Limited Edition, unique, with a total transaction price of HK $ 3,300,000 (US $ 425,551).
Richard Mille RM018 AI WG
   2008 is the 150th anniversary of the French jewellery brand Boucheron, but for watch fans who love mechanical craftsmanship, this RM018 AI WG skeleton tourbillon watch by Richard Mille and Boucheron should be more exciting. The shape of the case is exactly the same as that of the Boucheron Reflet series of watches; the cutout is a design that Richard Mille is good at. Under the clear and transparent mirror surface, the movement of the movement and the tourbillon are clearly visible. In particular, with the pink jade gear, the flow of time is presented under the operation of gem colors. In the same series, there are various styles created by tiger eyes, jasper and black agate, each one is unique.

Lange Tourbograph Pour le Mérite, platinum case, hours, minutes, tourbillon, chronograph chronograph, power reserve indicator, sesame chain drive system, 2006, limited production, total transaction price HK $ 2,580,000 (US $ 332,703).
Lange Tourbograph Pour le Mérite
   At SIHH 2017, Lange introduced a highly complex watch with moon phase, perpetual calendar, tourbillon, chronograph chronograph and sesame chain transmission. It is also the fifth in the Lange Pour le Mérite series. Works. Caused warm attention. At the Christie’s auction, the second Pour le Mérite series watch was sold. Although it does not have a perpetual calendar, the tourbillon with chronograph and 6 o’clock on the dial is still very exciting. Equipped with L903.0 manual winding movement, the fine grinding and decoration are clearly displayed on the case back. When the tracking time function is activated, the operation of the tracking wheel can also be seen.