Month: November 2019

Aesthetic Interpretation Of Breguet’s Secret De La Reine White Gold Watch

Since its establishment in 1775, Breguet has spared no effort to advance the craft of time. In terms of appearance, many elements such as Breguet’s hands, Breguet digital scales, hand-engraved dials and hidden signatures are very classic and memorable. Today, the Watch House brings you a high-end jewelry series ‘Secret de la Reine’ watch, the official model: GJ24BB8548DDC3.

   In 1783, the female painter Elisabeth Vigée-Le Brun painted a portrait of Marie-Antoinette à la rose (Queen and Rose) for Queen Marie Antoinette. This watch is inspired by the famous rose in the portrait of the queen. It is beautifully interpreted by hand-crafted traditional techniques and embossed shells from southern Italy.

18k white gold texture handmade shell embossed flower decoration

   The round case is made of 18k white gold and decorated with handmade shell embossed flowers. It is fixed by a rotating shaft and can be opened to display the time. The edges of the case are decorated with 18k white gold bows set with 431 brilliant-cut diamonds, and the bezel is set with 48 diamonds. The dial is set with 116 diamonds and is equipped with a Breguet Cal.586 automatic movement.

Crown hidden under a diamond bow

   The crown is also made of white gold. In addition to the triangular pits on the side of the crown that enhance the feel of the winding, the top of the crown is polished and engraved with the Breguet brand logo. Hidden under the watch’s signature element, a diamond bow.

Black pleated leather strap

   The black pleated leather strap complements the overall style. Paired with a white gold folding clasp, polished and clasped with delicate diamonds.

Fine diamonds with uniform size distribution

   The side of the case is neatly arranged, and the finely divided diamonds are evenly radiated.

31.5 mm dial with gold-plated silver

   The 31.5mm dial is gold-silver plated, set with 116 brilliant-cut diamonds, and has a white mother-of-pearl Paypal nameplate at 12 o’clock. The hour and minute hands are all Breguet’s original designs, and they are both slim and elegant. The pointer of blue steel emits a faint blue light. Blue steel is a metal surface treatment process. After heating steel parts to a certain temperature, they are cooled by chemical aqueous solution and saponified. The steel surface will appear blue, elegant and beautiful.

Breguet Cal.586 self-winding mechanical movement

   The caseback is inlaid with a piece of sapphire crystal, giving you an exquisite movement. The movement is a Breguet Cal.586 self-winding mechanical movement, engraved with an independent number, 6¾ French cents, and 29 rubies. Swiss lever escapement, silicon balance spring. Vibration frequency is 3.0 Hz. Provides a 38-hour power reserve

   Summary: Breguet’s collection of high-end jewellery watches is inspired by the royal flower patterns, paintings, and elegant tailoring of the queen’s favorite dresses, and sublimates these inspirations into elegant wrists through excellent jewelry craft Charm is called a symbol of status and net worth. As the European royal family’s first choice for centuries, the design of shell reliefs and hidden dials continues the etiquette tradition of high society. If the economic strength allows, this pair is a watch to take the initiative to propose to the loved one. At present, the domestic price of this watch is 728,200 yuan.