The latest rendition of the Tetra, a manual-winding model and a staple of the Nomos Glashütte catalogue for the past 25 years, now comes with a rich plum-coloured dial.
First imagined by the Le Sentier firm in 1959, this new interpretation in white gold swathed with diamonds is fitted with the legendary Calibre 101, the smallest mechanical movement in the world.
Complications are, for watchmakers, a means of expressing their mechanical ingenuity and sense of innovation. Despite an economic climate that inspires prudence, a good many Maisons have chosen to shun simplicity. A round-up of what's on show at SIHH.
From Swiss cheese to pure watch mechanics! After the iconoclast Swiss Mad Watch in Vacherin Mont d’Or, the Venturer Swiss Mad in white gold puts the Swiss back into Swiss Made.
In the final countdown before Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, the lowdown, in pictures, on ten watches that will be making news in 2017, and a preview of the trends to expect…
For eleven years, the Grande Sonnerie shaped the lives of Robert Greubel and Stephen Forsey. This acoustic wonder is revealed at SIHH. Music, maestro, please!