Jaquet Droz unveils the Grande Seconde Tourbillon

First published: 03-06-2011

Fashion watch enthusiasts looking for simple elegance from their next timepiece may want to feast their eyes on new tickers from Jaquet Droz.

Entitled the Grande Seconde Tourbillon, the two devices should be able to stand out to watch fans thanks to their easy-to-read dials.

Consumers will have the choice between either a white-gold case design featuring a Cotes de Geneve dial or a red-gold case offering which contains a dial splashed in a Grand Feu style.

Both fashion watches pack in a figure-eight style sub-dial, which features the time via hour and minute markers, as well as a glimpse into the inner workings of the timepiece under a seconds counter.

Jaquet Droz, a watch company which was formed in the mid 1700s under the tutelage of Pierre Jaquet Droz, has also included a transparent case back on the timepieces' design and a power reserve of seven days, for further practicality.
 

© Copyright WATCH SHOP UK - DO NOT COPY

Related articles

Spring forward Clocks change this weekend

Posted: 11-03-2015

7 surprising facts about Daylight Saving Time

Sunday 31st March Mother's Day Gift Ideas The Watch Shop Guide

Posted: 19-03-2019

Watch Shop has curated the perfect selection of Mother’s Day gifts. Find designer inspiration from timeless watches to beautifully crafted jewellery – spoiling Mum has never been easier!

A guide to choosing a gold watch

Posted: 09-02-2019

Make a statement with a gold watch this New Year and give your outfit that little something special, whatever the occasion. Browse designs for men and women from brands including Guess, Armani Exchange, Coach, and more.

A guide to buying a silver watch: Gifts for him and for her

Posted: 07-02-2019

Enhance your wardrobe with a silver watch for every occasion. From classic designs to out-of-this-world pieces, explore some of our favourite silver watches from top brands, including Gucci, Raymond Weil, and STORM.