Tagged: Limited Edition watches

Cognac Watch – Swiss wristwatch with drop of alcohol from the oldest Cognac bottle

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We have a range of unique wristwatches made from niche interesting materials, but we didn’t have a watch with alcohol drop. Claude Greisler, Armin Strom’s chief horologist, came up with the idea of pouring a drop into an expensive wristwatch. He named it Cognac Watch – a Swiss watch containing drop of Cognac, which is believed to be 252 years old at the time of its purchase. The bottle was found between 1880 and 1890 and bought by Wealth Solutions at Bonham’s auction in New York City, USA, on 30 April 2014. Read More…

Piaget Altiplano Scrimshaw watch has mammoth ivory dial engraved with rare art

Piaget Altiplano Scrimshaw watch with mammoth ivory dial

The kind of watch you wear is an indicative of your personality and therefore it is not unusual that people spend lots of cash on buying their favorite timepieces. And when a wristwatch is as exclusive as the most rare artifacts and pre-historic remains then you can very well bet it is going to be an amazing watch. Piaget Altiplano Scrimshaw watch is a rare timepiece that has dial made from fossilized mammoth ivory (40,000 years old) engraved with a very detailed map of Eastern Hemisphere and compass using traditional scrimshaw techniques. The dial of this niche watch is 1.7mm thick and houses a 400P ultra-thin caliber in pink gold or white color. Such is the amount of perfection required in scrimshaw technique that tracks back to tribes in colder parts of North America like Inuits tribe that one mistake can render the entire ivory piece useless.
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Limited Edition MB&F HM4 Final Edition watch costs whooping $230,000

Limited Edition MB&F HM4 Final Edition watch

We have seen some eye-popping watches from MB&F in the past like the C3H5N3o9 and HM5 watch which were impressive to say the least. Their latest offering is the Horological Machine No4 a.k.a. HM4 Final Edition watch inspired by the radar defying technology in Lockheed F-117 Nightwalk stealth aircraft courtesy the flat radar-deflecting panels, black surfaces camouflaged seamlessly with the night sky and a revolutionary titanium frame. It is quite exclusive and comes in a Limited Edition of only 8 pieces which will be available only in The Hour Glass in Singapore, Westime in Los Angeles, Chronopassion in Paris, Chronometryx in Gstaad and MB&F’s M.A.D.Gallery in Geneva. Such is the exclusivity of this amazing timepiece that it is one of the most elusive watch that anyone can think of owning.
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