Chronometer

Ulysse Nardin Ties Its Roots to the Future

One of the most head-turning watches at this year’s BaselWorld international watch fair was not a highly complicated superwatch, but a carefully considered production piece from Ulysse Nardin. On the exterior, the new Marine Chronometer Manufacture is a tribute to the company’s roots as a maker of ships’ chronometers, which is evident in the layout […]

Jules Audemars Chronometer with AP Escapement

Perhaps the most accurate timepiece the company has yet built, the Jules Audemars Chronometer builds on the previous learning the company has acquired with its new escapement design. The openwork movement also displays excellent dimensionality and an advanced variety of finishing techniques.

Richard Lange Pour le Merite

With a chain and fusee mechanism as well as free-sprung balance with the company’s in-house hairspring, the Richard Lange Pour le Merite may be the most accurate wristwatch to emerge from the Glashütte manufacture. Turn over the sober dial and both mechanisms are visible through the case back.

Calatrava

Available in both 18-karat white and rose gold, the Calatrava was originally launched in 2005. This model sports a new dial variation based on the classic design and features mechanical self-winding movement with date and center-sweep seconds hand, opaline-white dial, gold-applied hour markers, hand-stitched alligator strap, and 38-mm case. This timepiece boasts the prestigious Geneva […]