The Brazilian flag is slowly rising! BVLGARI pays tribute to Brazil with the Octo Bi-Retro retrograde watch. The overall color of this watch is outstanding, consisting of bright blue, yellow and green three colors, limited to 50 pieces worldwide.
The design of the dial is carefully crafted by the chief watchmaker of BVLGARI Swiss Watch Factory. The dial uses rare infill enamel technology to configure three colors (the three national flag colors selected by the Federal Republic of Brazil on November 19, 1889 As the theme), the process is meticulous and complicated, in addition to following the traditional craftsmanship of top-level watches, it can still take into account novelty and modernity.
Green is the traditional color of the former Brazilian Royal Braganza family, symbolizing hope and nature, and embodies the treasure of the earth: the Amazon jungle.
Yellow is synonymous with Brazil’s rich natural resources, symbolizes gold, and is the representative color of the Habsburg dynasty. It symbolizes the country’s growth and development based on natural resources, history and culture, and water and soil nourishment.
Blue is a tribute to the fascinating sky of Rio de Janeiro. Rio de Janeiro is one of the most festive cities in the world. It was the Brazilian capital between 1763 and 1960, and most of the 2014 World Cup will also be held here.
This Octo watch created by BVLGARI Bvlgari has a unique and precise design, especially with pure bloodlines, and its original modeling lines subtly blend the traditional architectural concept of high-end watches. The case is 43 mm in diameter and is made of stainless steel with high-tech ceramic and rhodium inlays, with a rubber strap and a stainless steel folding clasp. The design of 110 facets has always been amazing. The octagonal shape originates from the ancient building of the Roman Forum Maxentis Palace. It is also reminiscent of the ingenuity in Da Vinci’s life-long masterpiece, and even associates the bold style of modernism, such as Designed by Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer.
This watch is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement GG7722 manufactured by BVLGARI, with a 45-hour power reserve. The Octo Bi-Retro watch is extremely sporty, showing a longing for people’s passion for life. With jumping window and retrograde minute hand and date, limited edition of 50 pieces worldwide.
The dial display is clear and easy to read, the hour window is set at 12 o’clock, and the eye-catching hour design is adopted. In order to accurately display the minutes and seconds, the dial uses a delicate instrument layout, the rivet design on the bezel helps to read the accurate minute indication of each division, and the calendar is displayed in a 180-degree area at the bottom of the dial.
BVLGARI OCTO BI-RETRO BRAZIL double retrograde ‘Brazil’ limited edition watch technical parameters
Case diameter 43mm, ceramic bezel, transparent case back; ceramic inlaid crown, waterproof 100 meters.
Self-developed automatic GG7722 mechanical movement; 12-hour jump display; 280-degree retrograde minute hand, 180-degree date retrograde jump; vibration frequency of 28000 Vph, 45-hour power reserve.
The blue, green, and yellow lacquered dials are filled with enamel technology, which attracts attention.
Black rubber strap with stainless steel folding clasp.
A limited edition of 50 pieces with individual serial numbers.