Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Minute Repeater

Jaquet Droz Minute Repeater

Jaquet Droz presents this new minute repeater in the brand’s iconic “figure 8″ Grande Seconde design. Deceptively simple in appearance, the complex movement’s twin hammers chime the time to the minute. The 43mm diameter case and hands are 18 carat red gold. The ivory color dial is hand-crafted Grand Feu enamel, unique in both tint and grain. This piece will be produced in a limited series of just 28 examples. Serial numbers will be painted on the dial and engraved on the caseback.

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Jaquet Droz Grande Seconde Minute Repeater

Additional Information

Reference: J011033202

Indications: Off-centered hours and minutes, large seconds subdial

Case: 18 carat red gold, 43mm diameter, individual limited serial number engraved on the case-back

Movement: Jaquet Droz 2635, minute repeater self-winding mechanical movement, 22-carat red gold oscillating weight, 39 jewels, 21,600 vph, 48 hour power reserve

Dial: hand-crafted ivory color Grand Feu enameled, 18 carat redo gold applique, individual limited serial number painted on the dial

Hands: 18 carat red gold

Strap: Rolled-edge hand made black alligator leather strap

Buckle: 18-carat red gold ardillon

About Mike Disher

Mike Disher's interest in watches dates to 1972, and he caught the internet bug in 1997. In 1999 he combined these interests by joining TimeZone.com as its first full-time employee, and later that year attended his first Basel Fair. Disher managed TZ from 2000-2007, and joined WatchTime in 2008.

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