The Arceau Pocket Millefiori pocket watch shows dazzling charm. Its crystal dial reproduces the scale pattern of crocodile skin in a breathtaking atmosphere. Echoing the case back that is adorned with this precious leather, it seems tempting to play a face-changing game. Is it true or false? Swim between illusion and reality.
This production technique is derived from the Qianhua paperweight craft of the nineteenth century and is produced by Saint-Louis crystal workshop. The minerals, which have always been kept secret, are mixed to form a unique black substance due to chemical action, and then mixed into the molten crystal. Once removed from the furnace mouth, the crystal master uses blow molding technology to transform the molten material into crystal pellets.
The craftsman pulled out the long fine crystal stems and cut them into small pieces. Finally, these long stems are used to combine the desired patterns. Is this animal scale or crystal pattern? This model is limited to two pieces, and in this dazzling time, you can experience the magic.
Designer: Henri d’ Origny (1978)
750 white gold case
Diameter: 48 mm, inner lug spacing 26 mm
Anti-glare sapphire crystal with case back
Case back with black matte alligator leather
Water-resistant to 30 meters
Millefiori Thousand Flowers Crystal by Saint Louis Crystal Workshop
Hermes homemade H1837 movement
Self-winding movement, Swiss made
Diameter: 26 mm (11 ½ francs)
Thickness: 3.7 mm
193 parts, 28 rubies
28,800 wobbles per hour (4 Hz)
Power reserve 50 hours
The floor is decorated with pearl and swirl patterns,
The splint and oscillating weight are satin-finished and made exclusively for Hermès H
Word logo texture decoration
Hour and minute display
Black matte alligator leather
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