Cartier has introduced more than 100 new watch references at SIHH 2015. One of the most interesting is the Rotonde de Cartier Reversed Tourbillon, a wrist watch whose unconventional traveling tourbillon is shown on the minimalist, sunburst-guilloché dial with an off-center minutes and hours display.
The dial of the Rotonde de Cartier watch is constructed of non-rhodium-finished white precious metal; The dial’s other appeal, of course, with the spinning Cartier “C” offering as a mere seconds sign. as the tourbillon, the watch’s center, beats below the tactile hands in the top aperture with a secs size. A blue sapphire cabochon, is defined in to the winding crown.
Cartier Rotonde Cartier Reversed Tourbillon – front
Cartier Rotonde Cartier Reversed Tourbillon – angle
The movement in the Rotonde de Cartier Reversed Tourbillon is Cartier’s in-house Caliber 9458, noticeable through the watch’s clear sapphire caseback. The manual-wound tourbillon motion comprises of 167 components, including 19 jewels, and has a frequency of 21,600 vph and power reserve of 52 hours approximately. Most of its parts are hand-finished, boasting such high-horology details as chamfering on the bridges, attracted flanks, refined screw minds and a parallel cotes de Geneve motif on the mainplate that echoes the radiating lines on the dial. Like other Cartier actions of recent classic, Caliber 9458 has been honored the poinçon de Genève, or Geneva Hallmark, for conference the 12 requirements of quality in movement completing. Cartier says that the price tag on the Rotonde de Cartier Traveling Tourbillon, will be 110,000 euros.
Cartier Rotonde Cartier Reversed Tourbillon – back
İs a glance of how it appears on the wrist below.