Sunday, September 28, 2014

Ernest Borel Jules Borel Officially Certified Chronometer Watch

Ernest Borel Jules Borel Officially Certified Chronometer Watch


This timepiece honours Jules Borel, the watchmaker who co-founded the company in 1856. Beneath an exterior that takes its style from the first wristwatches of the twentieth century beats an automatic movement whose timekeeping performance has been certified by the Contrôle Officiel Suisse des Chronomètres (COSC). This carefully crafted gem of precision and reliability resides in an 18K pink gold case, bringing the refinement of noble materials to the delicacy and elegance of classical horology.

Movement
Mechanical automatic, COSC-certified chronometer, rhodium-plated, blued screws
Functions
Hours, minutes, seconds, date
Case
18K pink gold, 40 mm Anti-reflective sapphire crystal and transparent back Water-resistant to 30 metres (3 bar / 100 ft)
Dial
White with Roman numerals Date aperture at 3 o'clock
Bracelet/strap
Brown alligator with buckle
Other versions
Steel case, steel and 18K pink gold case, steel bracelet or leather strap

Ernest Borel Press