VortexPrestige Watches Guide July-August 2014
When time controls gravity…
Astronomical Vortex ANTOINE MARTIN
© Antoine Martin
Flying minute tourbillon movement with: sunrise and sunset display, sign of the zodiac and season, date display, equation of time display, retrograde moon with moon phase display, day and night display, power reserve display, declination display, featuring a graph and the degrees in figures, polar shadow line.
Néo-Tourbillon sous Trois Ponts GIRARD-PERREGAUX
© Girard – Perregaux
Self-winding tourbillon movement, three titanium bridges with PVD treatment, arrow shaped, beveled and sandblasted, small second on the tourbillon at 6h. Pink gold case.
Collection Villeret 1858 ExoTourbillon Rattrapante MONTBLANC
Hand-wound movement with split-second chronograph and four-minute tourbillon outside the movement plate, regulator dial, second time zone, day/night indicator. Limited edition of 18.
Monaco V4 Tourbillon TAG HEUER
© Tag Heuer
The world’s first watch tourbillon driven by belts. Automatic linear rewinding system, the mass being guided by a linear railroad instead of a traditional rotating system.Titanium case, small second at 6h.
L.U.C Tourbillon QF Fairmined CHOPARD
Hand-wound tourbillon movement, 9-day power reserve. Case in «Fairmined» 18ct rose gold, power-reserve indicator at 12h. Limited edition of 25 pieces.
1770 MANUFACTURE ROYALE
© Manufacture Royale
Mechanical hand-wound movement, flying tourbillon, 108-hour power reserve. Rose gold case, opaline silvered dial, power reserve indication at 10h.
CLASSIQUE TOURBILLON EXTRA-PLAT AUTOMATIQUE 5377 BREGUET
Extra-thin self-winding movement with tourbillon, thickness of 3mm. Small seconds on the tourbillon axis, power reserve of 90 hours with an indicator at 8:30.
Octo Finissimo Tourbillon BULGARI
Manufacture-made ultra-thin hand-wound flying tourbillon movement performing one turn/minute. The thinnest ever made at just 1.95mm thick. Platinum case, polished black lacquered dial.
Villeret Collection Tourbillon Volant Une minute 12 Jours
Self-winding movement 6.1mm thick, one-minute flying tourbillon, 12-day power reserve, white Grand Feu enamel dial.