Glashütte Original Senator Moon Phase Skeletonized Edition
Glashütte Original delivered the Senator Moon Phase Skeletonized Edition, recently. I would have expect a skeletonized variant of a current model, however no… Glashütte-Original choose for a skeletonized adaptation of the 1845 Classic Up/Down with Moon Phase, originally presented over ten years prior.
The skeletonizing and etching is a lot of not quite the same as the Pièce Unique that Kees Engelbarts as of late showed us . Both in plan and in the measure of work/time contributed. This new Glashütte-Original is restricted to 100 numbered pieces and is accordingly accessible for 99 all the more new proprietors, then the novel pieces by Kees Engelbarts or Grieb & Benzinger .
Although we haven’t got an official cost quote, if’ve heard gossipy tidbits about a cost around 40k USD. Certainty is, for that sum you’ll get an unbelievably excellent watch, from a standout amongst other watch brands in the business and with a skelletonized hand engraved movement.
The aroused silver dial is for a large part remove, so the skeletonized engraved development can be appreciated. The part rings around the moon stage, the seconds hand and the force hold marker are as yet associated with the external section ring, which shows roman numerals and a rail minute track.
The time is demonstrated by blued steel hands for the hours, minutes and little seconds. Additionally the marker for the 40-hours of force save, situated at 2 o’clock, is made of blued steel. The blued steel hands impeccably coordinate with the dim blue moon phase disk, with gold stars and moon that consummately match with the movement’s gears.
The Senator Moon Phase Skeletonized Edition exhibits the correctly executed skeletonization of the physically wound assembling Caliber 49-13 to the epicurean’s appreciating eye. The noteworthy show-stopper is ensured on dial side by a sapphire gem, with antireflective covering on the two sides, and by an antireflective sapphire gem fitted to the case back.
Just view one of those flawless subtleties, similar to the twisting wheels with twofold sunburst enhancement, screw-mounted gold chatons with blued steel screws, hand-engraved plates and balance cock.
Every single movement bears a restricted release number (for example 001/100) that corresponds with the number engraved working on this issue. Worldwide the Glashütte Original Senator Moon Phase Skeletonized Edition is limited to 100 pieces. Obviously it comes on a Louisiana gator tie, matte dark in color, with 18 carat red gold collapsing clasp.
- Case: 18 carat red gold, 42 mm in width, 11.2 mm in height
- Caliber: physically twisted in-house type 49-13, screw balance
- Power hold: 40 hours
- Escapement with screw balance, recurrence is 4Hz (28,800 vph)
- Jewels: 35 gems (remembering 5 for screwed gold chatons)
For more data and accessibility, if it’s not too much trouble, visit the Glashütte Original site here .
This article is composed by Frank Geelen, chief manager for Monochrome Watches .