Bulgari commends its Roman legacy by and by with another mysterious watch. The way of life, craftsmanship, engineering and history of Rome has been a wellspring of motivation for the Maison’s originators for quite a long time, who are continually searching out present day approaches to reconsider this exemplary heritage. Today, the superb Bulgari Octo Finissimo Tourbillon gets a unique treatment, with the Monete edition.
On the one hand, there is the cutting edge plan and striking states of the Octo Finissimo. The particular case houses the very current BLV268 development, the most slender Tourbillon available, introduced in a design skeleton form ( read our survey on this astounding watch and development here ). Then again, the front of this mysterious watch is as a matter of fact a too uncommon, 4th century Roman coin. The front bears the representation of Emperor Constantine Augustus wearing a diadem while the back highlights a tree limb encompassing the name CAESAR. Normally, the coin is straightforwardly associated with the Roman beginning of the Maison. More than that, the “Monete” is a long-standing practice at Bulgari, started by Nicola Bulgari during the 1960s.
The differentiation of the advanced plan with the antique coin recounts a particular story. It is a compendium of the Bulgari style and ability. Like two of a kind on the off chance that I may say so. At 40mm in width, the Bulgari Octo Finissimo Tourbillon Monete is created in 18k pink gold. The pivoted opening framework is initiated by pushing the crown. It is worn on a gator lash shut by a pink gold pin buckle.
This novel piece was introduced (along with a high-gems Monete pendant watch and other staggering manifestations) on the event of the great adornments and haute horlogerie introduction in Venice a week ago end.
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Technical particulars Bulgari Octo Finissimo Tourbillon Monete
- Case: 40mm pink gold case fitted with a 4-silica silver coin –sapphire gem on the front and on the back with antireflective covering. Water impervious to 30m.
- Movement: BLV268 with manual winding –52 h power save – 21,600 vibrations/h – hours, minutes, flying tourbillon. 32.60 mm x 1.95 mm. 11 gems. 253 parts.
- Strap: alligator tie on gold pin buckle
- Unique piece
- Price: CHF 450,000