Month: April 2011

Sports Breeze Tasting Hamilton Broadway Series Automatic Chronograph

In the 1890s, Hamilton launched the first pocket watch series named ‘Broadway Limited’ (Broadway Limited Edition). At the 44th Basel International Watch & Jewellery Show 2016, Hamilton took inspiration from New York’s urban scene and launched a new Broadway series automatic chronograph, the official model: H43516131.
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   The diameter of the stainless steel case is 43mm. The polished and satin-brushed surface is interwoven with light and shadow, and the contour lines are strong and full of tension. Equipped with a speedometer bezel, dark gray inner ring, screw-in crown and anti-glare coated sapphire mirror, water-resistant to 100 meters.

   The decorative ring under the bezel and crown uses vertical lines to form a constantly recurring theme variation, giving the watch a unique style and personality.

   The black dial has a multi-layered structure with vertical lines and hour markers. A broad line in the center of the surface makes the rich urban flavor arouse, reminiscent of the legendary New York Avenue shuttle between skyscrapers.

   The 30-minute and 12-hour counters are at 12 and 6 o’clock, respectively, and the day and date displays are at 3 o’clock. The hour and minute hands resemble skyscrapers and are equipped with red pointed second hands, which are vivid and easy to read.

   Equipped with H-21 automatic mechanical movement, it can provide 60 hours power reserve.

   Has a stainless steel bracelet with a stainless steel folding clasp.

   The above is the information related to the 2016 Basel International Watch & Jewellery Show prepared by the staff in front of the Watch House. We will continue to provide more and more intuitive exhibition reports for everyone in the future. Everyone pays attention. (Photo / text watch home Xu Chaoyang)
2016 Basel International Watch & Jewellery Show Special Report

$ 11 Million: The Most Expensive Watch In History Patek Philippe Henry Graves

According to related news, on November 11, 2014, Sotheby’s will auction the world famous watch ‘Patek Philippe Henry Graves super complex pocket watch’ in Geneva. This pocket watch was made by Patek Philippe in 1993 and is the most famous purely handmade and most complicated pocket watch in the world.

Henry Graves custom Patek Philippe pocket watch has 24 complex functions and is all handmade. It originally belonged to the Prince of Saudi Arabia and set a world record of 11 million US dollars 20 years ago.
In 1925, Patek Philippe was commissioned by Henry Graves, an outstanding New York banker, to make one of the most complex watches in the world. Patek Philippe’s top watchmakers spent three years designing and five years making. This extraordinary timepiece combines 24 complex functions such as minute repeater, timekeeping, Westminster bells, perpetual calendar, moon phases, stellar hours, power reserve display, and sunrise and sunset in New York, until the birth of this pocket watch. Only 56 years later, watchmakers designed more complex watches with the help of computer equipment.

This legendary pocket watch first appeared at the Sotheby’s auction house in New York in December 1999 as one of the 81 masterpieces offered by the world-famous Time Museum. Initially expected to sell for $ 3-5 million, and this pocket watch aroused great interest from collectors. The bidding was finally sold at a high price of $ 11,000, becoming the one sold at the auction. The most expensive table.

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