From the day it was born, the name Baodi has existed for the royal family. Breguet has a long history with European royals. When people linger in front of those skilled timers, they can’t help but be obsessed with their thin case, clear and elegant numbers, straight hands and engraved guilloché dial. These artifacts, which have witnessed the historical situation, have been honed over the years and still exude a quaint and delicate luster, and take people to the historical site more than 200 years ago. Today, the Watch House brings you a watch from the Breguet heritage series, reference model: 3661BB / 12 / 984DD00.
As early as 1775, Abraham-Louis Breguet, the founder of Breguet Watches, opened his own watchmaking workshop. With its dignified, exquisite, low-key and minimalist works, he has won orders and favor from royal families such as France and Britain. .
Case in 18K white gold, 35×29.60 mm
The Breguet heritage series watches use curved wine barrel-shaped cases, fused with Breguet’s fascinating horological skills infused with classic charm, showing its low-key and elegant brand culture. The 35×29.60 mm case is crafted in 18K white gold, exuding a luxurious yet low-key metallic luster.
Watch with a sapphire crystal
The watch uses a classic and timeless curved sapphire crystal glass, which is sturdy, wear-resistant, clear and transparent. It is set under the elegant curved wine barrel-shaped bezel to present a charming classic temperament.
The simple crown reveals a classic charm
The crown is made of 18K white gold, and the simple side is decorated with a simple and classic triangular pit pattern, so that the simple shape shows the elegant classic charm.
Breguet’s classic triangular case design
The side of the case of this watch still adopts the triangular pit design of Breguet’s very classic coin-shaped case, which fully shows the implicit style of Breguet’s detail modification.
Rounded arc lugs
This watch’s lugs have rounded corners with a classic temperament, and are polished and polished to show a clear and bright metallic luster, like a cheerful wave.
Black alligator strap with pin buckle
This watch is equipped with a black crocodile leather strap. The strap is exquisite leather, exquisite workmanship, comfortable to wear, fine stitches and natural crocodile leather texture are elegant and delicate, showing a bit of luxury and nobility. The model is also equipped with a 18-pin gold pin buckle, which is simple and classic in shape and easy to wear.
Exquisitely carved K gold dial with blued-steel hands
Complex and delicate low-key machine-engraved patterns have always been a signature process of Breguet. On the silver-plated K gold dial, the main dial is decorated with machine-engraved patterns carved by hand using an engraving machine. The 12 o’clock Roman numerals are engraved with Breguet’s concealed signature on both sides, which highlights its extraordinary brand identity. Two hollow eccentric moon-shaped Breguet hands show the elegant elegance of Breguet’s bone marrow. All hands are made of blue steel, and the silver-white dial is timeless.
Bezel and lugs with fine diamonds
On the bezel and lugs of the watch, a total of 56 brilliant-cut diamonds weighing approximately 1.869 carats are set, which sparkle with the rotation of the wrist, bringing a touch of gentleness and elegance to the watch.
Watch with a dense bottom design and a self-winding mechanical movement
This watch has a dense bottom design and a water resistance of 3 bar (about 30 meters), which can provide daily waterproofing. The barrel-shaped case is equipped with a 537/2 self-winding mechanical movement, which provides a power reserve of about 40 hours.
Summary: Although many of Breguet’s classic collections use a traditional round case, the Breguet heritage series watches use a barrel-shaped case to show people that Breguet does not necessarily need a traditional round watch. Shell to identify. Breguet’s watchmakers skillfully combined the fashion style of the late 18th century with the shapes and lines of the 21st century. The barrel-shaped case with perfect lines carried the classic style of Breguet, proving to the world that Breguet is still a treasure. Alas.