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Swiss watch manufacture Vacheron Constantin presented a new collection Les Cabinotiers Mécaniques Les Sauvages. About it “lente.ru” has informed the representative a press-services of the company on Monday, 3 December.
The collection includes six models from: Les Cabinotiers Armillary Tourbillon Snake, Les Cabinotiers Tourbillon 14-Days Lion, Les Cabinotiers Mysterious Animals Tiger, Les Cabinotiers Grisaille Falcon, Les Cabinotiers Calibre 2755 Eagle. Their design is inspired by the natural power and grace of wild animals: lion, tiger, snake, Falcon and eagle. The animals depicted on the cases or the dials.
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All watches are equipped with manufactory mechanisms with complications. Thus, the movement of the watch Les Cabinotiers Armillary Tourbillon Snake has received six patents. The model is developed on the basis of the calibre with 57 57260 complications, and in particular armillary double retrograde tourbillon. The mechanism Les Cabinotiers Calibre 2755 Eagle is distinguished by seven complications, including rare minute repeater with centrifugal system for simultaneously distributing sound and a 55-hour power reserve.
Functional features of the model Les Cabinotiers Tourbillon 14-Days Lion — the tourbillon in the shape of a Maltese cross and the 14-day power reserve. Watch Les Cabinotiers Mysterious Animals Tiger with besstrashny indication by means of four apertures is equipped with a calibre 2460 G4, the center of the dial image of the tiger in the technique of hand engraving. Made of technology enamel dial Grand Feu Grisaille Les Cabinotiers Falcon adorns the head of an eagle, written at the enamel in a monochrome grisaille technique “Blanc de Limoges”.
The manufacture Vacheron Constantin was founded in 1755 in Switzerland by watchmaker Jean-Marc Vacheron. Produces complex jewelry watch. In 1885 it created the first watch with parts made of materials able to withstand magnetic fields, the — palladium, bronze and gold. Since 1996, the company belongs to the Richemont Group.
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