Clocks And Miracles The Latest Vacheron Constantin Malte Watch

In 1912, in this aggressive era, Vacheron Constantin completely broke the circular design of pocket watches with absolute innovation and became one of the first watch manufacturers to adopt barrel-shaped cases. Since then, the barrel design has become a classic style of Vacheron Constantin, which has attracted countless gentlemen and ladies. Over the past century, the barrel design has gradually combined with the most noble and sophisticated watchmaking craftsmanship, creating the legend of Vacheron Constantin’s Malta series.

   For a long time, the Vacheron Constantin Malta collection is unique in the watchmaking industry with its barrel-type watches. Now a new addition to the collection: Haute Joaillerie High Jewellery Ladies Watch. The exquisite and slim shape resembles a feminine figure, and the pure and elegant lines exude a classic charm and modern temperament, appearing more and more charming and touching in the bright light of diamonds.

   This small Malte haute jewellery collection is a perfect tribute to Vacheron Constantin’s watchmaking excellence. The translucent case consists of 260 baguette-cut diamonds with a total weight of approximately 10.40 carats. It is carefully hand-decorated with a concealed setting technique that complements the scale on the dial and reflects the glorious time. The cover is also engraved with the prestigious Geneva seal.

   There are only a few jewellery masters who are proficient in stealth setting in the field of jewelry. This process requires that the gold base is completely hidden under the diamond, and all diamonds are supported by tracks to form a shiny background, but no setting marks can be seen, so that the diamond blooms extremely brightly. Vacheron Constantin continues to meet the challenges. In addition to the curved outline of the case, the design of this watch also highlights the sophisticated and sophisticated watchmaking technology with simple frames, sharp edges and tight lines. In order to create this masterpiece, every skilled craftsman of Vacheron Constantin must work hard. Only designers, jewellers, watchmakers, and jewellery masters can bring together talents and perfect collaboration to truly achieve the common goal of pursuing excellence.

   The jewelry cutter manually cuts each gemstone individually, allowing only one hundredth of a millimeter error, which can ensure that each gemstone is accurately and accurately embedded in a specific position in accordance with the sequence. Such a difficult diamond setting technique requires more than 100 hours for skilled craftsmen to complete.

   The case size of this new Malte haute jewellery model is 29.30 x 38.59 mm, which is very suitable for women’s slender wrists. It is equipped with a 1400 manual winding mechanical movement independently developed and manufactured by Vacheron Constantin, which complements the case. The transparent wine barrel-shaped bottom cover is clearly visible. The watch is paired with black silk straps and a semi-Maltese cross-shaped pinhole clasp set with 12 baguette-cut diamonds, expressing feminine charm.

Technical data
Malte high jewelry small model
Model 81610 / 000G-B007
Certified by the Geneva Seal
Movement 1400
Vacheron Constantin R & D and manufacturing
Manual winding mechanical movement
20.65 mm (9’’’) diameter
Thickness 2.6 mm
Approximately 40 hours of power reserve
Vibration frequency 4 Hz (28,800 times / hour)
98 parts
20 gems
Show hours
minute
Case 18K White Gold
Covert setting (122 baguette-cut diamonds)
29.3 x 39.59 mm, thickness 7.72 mm
Transparent sapphire crystal case back
Water resistance factor tested at 3 bar pressure (about 30 meters)
Dial 18K white gold, pavé diamonds (126 baguette-cut diamonds)
Strap Black silk strap with concealed stitching
18K white gold buckle
Half Maltese Cross Buckle with Diamonds (12 Baguette Cut Diamonds)
Total diamond setting 260 baguette-cut diamonds with a total weight of approximately 10.4 carats

Qi Ruo Lan Blue Comment On Longines Compaq Watches

Similar to beauty, elegance will also give people a beautiful visual experience. The difference is that beauty is a gift from heaven, and elegance sprouts from the cultivation of culture and art, and from the inside out Emitted and have an external impact. Elegance is also the tireless pursuit of countless brands in their works. Many different brands interpret different elegance with their own brand culture. However, when it comes to elegance, there must be a brand that is essential, that is Longines. Today, the Watch House brings you a watch from the Longines Compaq series, reference model: L2.285.4.58.6.

Longines Compaq watches adhere to traditional watchmaking craftsmanship, combining tradition, elegance and function, and the design perfectly integrates modern and timeless style.

Although the diameter of the case is only 29.50 mm, the overall design of this watch is delicate and exquisite, but it does not give a slim and easy-to-fold feeling. The stainless steel case with the black dial exudes a sense of demureness. Temperament.

The sapphire crystal glass is multi-layered with anti-glare treatment, which can still display even under the light. Two silver-plated polished sword-shaped hands are filled with Super-LumiNova® luminous material for reading at night or in a dark environment. Time.

The simple crown continues the classic design of the Compaq series. Under the crown, the crown is engraved with a Longines “Hourglass Flying Wing” badge. As a symbol of the brand’s extraordinary quality, there is a circle of grooves under the crown. Pull out the crown at the correct time.

The ‘H’ -shaped satin-finished stainless steel strap is interspersed with matte-polished stainless steel connecting pieces, which shines a dazzling metallic luster while creating a delicate and rich layering.

The stainless steel case is beautifully polished and satin-finished, shining brilliantly, with the right thickness and smooth and round perfect lines, showing the delicate and elegant quality of Longines.

The simple and thin butterfly double button buckle fits the wrist while not destroying the overall beauty of the strap. After buckling, you can see the Longines logo and the ‘winged hourglass’ emblem, showing the elegant brand confidence.

The arc of the lugs is round and smooth, fits the wrist, and joins naturally with the strap. The details show the extraordinary quality.

The 12 delicate diamonds on the dial are used as scales, and the overall layout contains a subtle and luxurious sense in a simple and low-key.

The three o’clock position of the dial is equipped with a date display function and replaces the three o’clock scale. The black text on the white background is clear and the size is the same. The 12 o’clock position is printed with the Longines brand logo and the ‘hourglass flying wing’ logo.

The water-resistant depth of this watch is 5 bar (about 50 meters), which is completely different from the simple and low-key appearance of the watch. Through the sapphire crystal glass in the center of the case back, the exquisite high-end Swiss movement can be seen at a glance. Equipped with an L595.2 self-winding mechanical movement with a vibration frequency of 28,800 times / hour, it can provide a power reserve of about 40 hours.

Summary: Nowadays, with the development of society, more and more modern intellectual women have also taken the idea of ​​using watches only as accessories and began to appreciate the beauty of precision mechanical watches. The overall appearance of this watch is simple and pure, exquisite and delicate, but also reveals a bit of toughness. While maintaining Longines’ endless pursuit of elegance, it also shows the independent and strong side of modern women. (Picture / Text Watch House Xiao Sen)

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