The new auction record was set by a limited edition watch, Simplicity, made by the independent Swiss watchmaker Philippe Dufour…
NEW GIRARD-PERREGAUX LADY WATCHES
A spectacular combination of high jewelry and exceptional watchmaking come together to create this beautiful feminine version of the famous Girard-Perregaux Tourbillon with Three Gold Bridges.
The newest jewel watch features pink gold case crowned with a slightly domed sapphire crystal, while its bezel and flange are set with more than 1.80 carats of diamonds.
The 38 mm timepiece also boasts buckle set with 18 diamonds and you can choose fine two-toned motherof-pearl, natural white mother-of-pearl or a sparkling gold tone, with matching alligator strap.
At the heart of an exceptional movement, the tourbillon and its 80 components fit into a 10 mm diameter. This Girard-Perregaux GP09600 caliber comes fitted in the barrel, with a platinum micro-rotor while the barrel drum is decorated with a unique floral pattern – result of beautiful craftsmanship involving ten different operations. To complete the work, the exceptional signature can be seen on the caseback in delicate calligraphy.
Read next luxury article: PARMIGIANI SAMBA MADEIRA WATCH