Jaquet Droz debuts an onyx dial on its Grande Seconde Off-Centered Chronograph. This unique mineral allows the delicate composition to subtly stand out.
Two new versions of the SeaQ Panorama Date diver’s watch make their appearance: a red gold version with black dial and a contemporary bi-colour composition in steel and red gold with grey dial.
The warm gleam of pink gold, the lustre of mother-of-pearl, and the sparkle of brilliant-cut diamonds strike an endearing chord in the Little Lange 1 “Soirée”.
As export figures show, high-end watches are the locomotive for the branch as a whole. Could this tempt brands to take the easy option by upping their prices and their range? While some may give this impression, the situation is more complex, especially when thinking for the long term.
Rolex took two of the top three spots. Historic items failed to spark enthusiasm. Only 69% of lots found buyers.
Swiss exports in February confirmed the rebound in growth recorded in January. Their value rose 7.0% compared to February 2013, reaching a level of 1.7 billion francs. After a year of consolidation at a very high level, the sector is again showing signs of a marked increase in the value of exports, in line with forecasts.