Piaget Polo Tourbillon Relatif New York Inspiration watch that even Frank Sinatra would love to own
Piaget has been on our radar on previous occasions during our coverage of the 21 Blackjack watch & and also the casino themed collection. This time, they introduce a timepiece to pay tribute to 12 iconic buildings of the New York state, including the Statue of Liberty. Such is the finesse and grandeur of appeal, even Frank Sinatra would have loved to own one of these in his collection.
This timepiece pays tribute to some iconic skyscrapers including the Woolworth and the Statue of Liberty, by the engraved structures on the black dial, in between the minutely carved roman numerals. The movement of the watch is relatif mechanical governed by the company owned Piaget 608P mechanism, which comprises of 27 jewels amongst its 163 total components.
The tourbillon attached to the minute hand, is built of Titanium which is known for its durability and premium value. The dial is made up of 18K white gold with black enameling and white markings, and the casing as whole uses the same precious metal in its structure.
The crowning at the right-hand side also uses white gold but is finished off with a white diamond on the top. The strap which fixes the time-piece on the users’ wrist uses alligator leather, another fabric known for its long durability.
This tribute to the state of New York shall have only 3 editions ever made for sale, which adds to the exclusive flavor of the watch. The price tag for the same is not known but looking at the brilliance of design and appeal, it would sure give every horologically inclined person a run for his/her own time.