Constantly innovating and challenging ourselves is the goal that Piaget has been pursuing. It is their spirit of challenge that has led Piaget to launch classic products from generation to generation and promote the traditional mechanical watchmaking process to last Inheritance, refine the aesthetic consciousness of its own jewelry creation, and keep an open mind on the application of high technology. All the above points must be based on serving the ultimate aesthetic spirit. Five new creations with great complex performances testify to Piaget’s unique expertise in a timely manner. Since 1874, Piaget has consistently interpreted the flow of time with a remarkable example. In these nearly 140 years of history, Earl has introduced several legendary creations to the world and has become a pioneer in several watch technology fields. The fine jewellery watches it creates are escorted by the finest watchmaking traditions to shine through with perfect aesthetic creativity. Yu Xun, these 5 super-luxurious creations have truly become the brilliant manifestation of Piaget accomplishments.
Piaget Rose – Limelight Garden Party earrings in 18K white gold with 304 diamonds (approximately 1.44 carats) and 2 pear-shaped diamonds (approximately 3.07 carats)
Twins’ Watches and Jewellery
Before we talk about big complex performances, let’s take a look at Piaget’s brand history. Starting from the clock workshop founded by Georges-Edouard Piaget in La Cote-aux-Fees in 1874, Piaget has established a unique twin in the world’s top boutique brands for more than a century and a half. skill. With the La Cote-aux-Fees top watchmaking workshops belonging to the Jurassic Valley region and the Plan-les-Ouates modern watch factory in the outskirts of Geneva, the expertise of the two factories has spawned the Earl 5 A uniquely limited watch with a breakthrough time.
Piaget Emperador Cushion Watch-49 mm, 18K white gold case, set with 120 square diamonds (approximately 10.3 carats) and 380 beautiful diamonds (approximately 2.2 carats). Black mother-of-pearl dial with 12 square-cut diamond hour markers (approx. 0.3 carat total). The crown is embellished with 1 beautiful diamond (about 0.3 carat total) and 8 square diamonds (about 0.3 carat total). Black alligator leather strap, sapphire glass back, ‘equipped with Piaget’s own 856P ultra-thin self-winding perpetual calendar diamond mechanical movement, with retrograde day, date and second time zone indication, the movement is set with 25 diamonds (Total weight about 0.2 carats), ‘Hour and minute indication, small seconds sub-dial at 4 o’clock, retrograde date indication at 3 o’clock, retrograde week indication at 9 o’clock, second time zone indication at 8 o’clock , Day / night indication at 8 o’clock position is linked with indicated time, month indication at 12 o’clock position, year indication at 12 o’clock position
Belonging to the superb skills in the field of machinery, the Emperador Perpetual Calendar watch equipped with Piaget’s self-made 856P ultra-thin movement has obtained the most cutting-edge seal. This 856P movement combines a perpetual calendar, dual time zone indication, retrograde date and day of the week indication, and has a classic month and leap year display. These indicators are placed on an elegant black mother-of-pearl faceplate. The case and the sides, the hour markers, the frame of the transparent sapphire glass back, the clasp, and even the automatic dial that can be seen through the transparent back, are gorgeously embellished with square and round brilliant cut beauty Drill. The pleasing and elegant case and its sides, carefully cut square diamonds that have been carefully calculated on the makeup, can hug the pillow-shaped case seamlessly. A total of 560 round brilliant-cut and square-cut diamonds weighing approximately 15.3 carats were used, which took more than 100 hours of intricate fine setting to complete this limited production masterpiece.
Piaget Emperador Cushion Tourbillon – 49mm, 18K white gold case, set with 136 square diamonds (approx. 9.9 carats) and 875 diamonds (approx. 6.1 carats). Dial set with 107 diamonds (total weight about 0.2 carats). The crown is set with 1 beautiful diamond (about 0.3 carats total) and 8 square diamonds (about 0.2 carats total). Black alligator strap with buckle set with 24 square-cut diamonds (approx. 1.7 carat total weight), small sapphire glass back, ‘equipped with Piaget’s own 1207P ultra-thin self-winding tourbillon mechanical movement with power reserve indicator Hour indicator at 5 o’clock, minute indicator at 5 o’clock, small seconds, power reserve indicator.
The Emperador Tourbillon watch is the second example that highlights Piaget’s classic bloodline heritage: its unique strength in research and development of ultra-thin movements, and the firm determination to continue to develop technologically innovative and innovative complex performance movements . Its 1270P movement is the first self-developed ultra-thin self-winding tourbillon movement developed by Piaget with a thickness of only 5.55 mm. Through the back of the transparent sapphire crystal, you can explore the beauty of its movement. This movement, which characterizes the Piaget ultra-thin movement, is also lined with outstanding fine gem setting. Square and round brilliant-cut diamonds adorn the case and its side edges. The luxurious decoration is wide and the transparent sapphire glass rear caseback frame exposing the tourbillon frame and power reserve indicator, its folding clasp and automatic dial. And the gold ring of the tourbillon window. The Earl’s Workshop jeweller spent over 140 hours of inlay work and a total of about 18.4 carats of diamonds to achieve this unique and unique creation.
Extremely tiny but vast
Piaget’s top watch maker, another creative talent with indisputable legitimacy in the history of watches, is reflected in its top-notch skills in making ultra-thin watches. Since the introduction of the legendary 9P movement with a thickness of only 2 mm in 1957, Piaget’s expertise in ultra-thin movements has spawned countless complex movements and the most recognizable watch series under the brand’s door: the Altiplano series. It is precisely because of the rise of Altiplano, that many of the brand’s watch series have advanced to the most slender concepts, including the Dancer skeleton watch, which has tried several techniques. Its movement is carefully carved and inlaid. On the diamond.
Dancer skeleton watch-41 mm, 18K white gold case set with 144 diamonds (approximately 1.2 carats total) and 52 square diamonds (approximately 2.8 carats total). Crown set with 14 diamonds (approx. 0.2 carat total). 18K white gold strap with 277 diamonds (approximately 24.4 carats) and 488 square diamonds (approximately 24.4 carats), sapphire glass back, ‘equipped with Piaget’s own 838D ultra-thin mechanical skeleton movement , Manual winding movement made of white gold with small seconds indication, the movement is set with 219 diamonds (about 0.5 carat total weight), and 8 black sapphires (about 0.2 carat total weight). Performance: small at 10 o’clock Second hand indication, hour and minute indication.
The Dancer skeleton watch is truly the world’s thinnest mechanical watch with diamonds. Its appearance reveals the dazzling elegance interpreted by ultra-thin platinum watchmaking and jewelry setting. Thanks to its ultra-thin case, combined with the finest pavé jewellery skills, only the most agile hands and the most experienced eyes of a jeweler and inlayer can practice such a masterpiece of art creation . This uniquely limited creation devotes up to 700 hours of production and 325 hours of gem setting, using 1,194 round brilliant cut and square diamonds totaling approximately 31.8 carats. Not only does the diamond shine, but it also beats the steady shot of the 838D movement. It is a magnificent race penetrating visual feast. The movement is like floating in the air, more like an extremely luxurious embroidery art. It is perfectly matched with the inherent softness and comfort of the stylish and elegant strap.
Piaget Altiplano watch – 41 mm, 18K white gold case set with 313 diamonds (approx. 1.7 carats total) and 48 square diamonds (approximately 2.5 carats total). Dial with 155 diamonds (approximately 1.8 carats total weight) and 36 square diamonds (approximately 3 carats total), dial set with 1 diamond (approximately 0.1 carats total), black alligator leather Strap, buckle set with 24 diamonds (total weight about 0.06 carats), transparent sapphire glass back, equipped with Piaget’s own 1200P ultra-thin self-winding mechanical movement, the world’s thinnest movement (thickness 2.35 mm), hour and minute indication.
In response to this Dancer skeleton watch, it is a uniquely limited Altiplano creation. With the call of the world’s thinnest automatic winding watch (only 6.44 mm thick), this Altiplano watch has also become the stage of the thinnest automatic movement in history and the most honorable stage-the 1200P movement with a thickness of only 2.35 mm. This miniature masterpiece and its unparalleled gem setting, especially the Piaget emblem engraved on the platinum automatic plate, can be seen at the back of the transparent sapphire glass. This uniquely limited work, with its extremely thin lines, highlights the design codes of the Altipano series Yayi, and complements the excellent mechanical achievements of the interior. The slender black Barton scepter-type hour markers on the dial are contrasted with the sharp hour-markers shining with square-cut diamonds. The case, lugs, and even the folding clasp show the square or round brilliant-cut diamonds. Dazzling. The entire production process took about 260 hours to produce and more than 30 hours of jewellery setting (a total of about 9.2 carats of diamonds) before it could be achieved. Perfect treasure With the full energy of the existing manpower, the existing technological frontier is pushed to the extreme, just to tailor the shape and size of the case to meet the contemporary fashion. Piaget made unremitting efforts to pursue more advanced jewellery making techniques.
Limelight Jewellery Watch – 32 x 34 mm, 18K white gold case, set with 34 diamonds (approx. 10.6 carat total), and dial with 32 diamonds (approx. 5.6 carat total). 18K white gold bracelet set with 211 diamonds (approximately 33.5 carats), equipped with Piaget’s 40P ultra-thin hand-wound mechanical movement with hour and minute indication.
Exuding a unique refinement style, the Haute Joaillerie Classique jewellery watch exquisitely reveals diamonds shaped and shaped by precise measurements. From the dial, the case to the strap, it is dominated by the highest harmony: the whole is seamless, leaving no trace of axe chisels. Square-cut diamonds are fixed with claws to secure room for other gemstones. The Paris grid strap ensures wrist-friendly comfort. The back of the case back of the transparent sapphire glass is also set with diamonds in a curved arc, and extends to the side edges and straps of the connected case, giving the watch an extremely elegant touch. The dial is also discreetly set with radial sun-patterns made of 32 square diamonds. The total weight is about 5.6 carats. Each inlaid diamond, such as a fan-shaped divergence on the hour ring, is precisely cut to match each other. Triangle. The gem setting process alone took about 150 hours to complete the setting of 277 diamonds totaling approximately 49.7 carats. Piaget’s enthusiasm for creative and jewellery production is obtained through the dazzling light and air sense inspired by this uniquely limited jewellery watch, and the slimness of the ultra-thin 40P mechanical hand-winding movement equipped with it that drives the hour and minute indicator The most vivid manifestation.
At their own best, these five uniquely limited timepieces sing one of the greatest complete watchmakers in the history of horology: Piaget’s heroic epic. By multiplying their classic shapes with contemporary techniques, they have written a new chapter in the new era of legendary history. Their sincere differences are reflected in an original and unique timepiece that combines practical performance with aesthetic considerations, and fits the curves of men’s and women’s wrists comfortably. The tradition, boldness, aesthetics and innovation inherent in them, and the unrestrained creative imagination will undoubtedly catalyze more creative fruits in the future.