Around the World

 
Prestige Watches Guide July-August 2014

Globe-trotting citizens of the world

Escale Worldtime LOUIS VUITTON

Louis Vuitton

 

 

© Louis Vuitton

It is possible to determine the time in the zone represented by a particular city simply by glancing at the corresponding initials. The minutes can be read underneath the yellow arrow indicating the hour in the reference city. Automatic movement, worldtime with disc display, city disc hand-painted by a craftsman from the Fabrique du Temps Louis Vuitton manufacture.

Nautilus Travel Time Chronograph PATEK PHILIPPE

Nautilus

© Patek Philippe

Self-winding mechanical movement, column-wheel chronograph with disk clutch and 60-minute counter, sweep chronograph hand, two time zones (skeletonized hand indicating home time) with separate day/night indicators for local time  (at 9h) and home time (at 3h), analog date (at12h). Steel watch.

Project Z8 HARRY WINSTON

HW

© Harry Winston

Mechanical automatic-winding Dual Time movement, excentered hour/minute display at 1h, day/night indicator at 3h, Shuriken movement operating indicator, pointer-type date display, retrograde second time-zone.

Traveller WW.TC GIRARD-PERREGAUX

GP

© Girard-Perregaux

Mechanical, self-winding movement, small second, chronograph, date, world times with day/night indicator. Its “world times” function displays time in all 24 time zones into which the planet is divided.

Dual Time Manufacture ULYSSE NARDIN

3346-126-8_91

© Ulysse Nardin

In-house designed self-winding movement, patented quickset 2nd time display at 9h, permanent home time at 9h, big date display, forward and backward date corrector, oversized small seconds-hand counter.

Oyster Perpetual GMT-Master II ROLEX

GMT-MASTER II - WHITE GOLD

© Rolex

24-hour display via an additional hand, second time zone via independent rapid setting of the hour hand, instantaneous date at 3h.Bidirectional rotatable 24-hour graduated bezel, with two-colour Cerachrom insert in red and blue ceramic.

Carrera Calibre 7 Twin-Time TAG HEUER

Carrera

© Tag Heuer

Steel case, anthracite dial with sunray effect, self-winding mechanical movement with date indication at 3h and 24-hour GMT indication by polished hand with red touch.

Bentley GMT Light Body B04 BREITLING FOR BENTLEY

Breitling

© Breitling

Manufacture Breitling Calibre B04, ­cond chronograph, 30-minute and 12-hour totalizers, calendar, rotating pinion bezel with timezone scale.