La Fleur de Lotus

    The Fleur de Lotus showcases an 18-karat white-gold case and white-lacquer dial with hand-engraved motif set with 239 diamonds, 77 amethysts, and 12 pink sapphires. It is self-winding with a 68-hour power reserve and is water-resistant to 30 meters. Inside Information: In launching La Fleur de Lotus (a series of eight models, each in a limited edition of eight), Jaquet Droz is reasserting its mastery of the art of making exceptional dials and jewelry.

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    Photo by Didier Gourdon
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    Photo by Vincent Wulveryck/Cartier
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    The watch’s case is a mere 8.24 mm thick…