This year coincides with the 100 years of the 1911 Revolution and the 80th anniversary of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso watch. Jaeger-LeCoultre Taiwan and the Swiss factory jointly designed a map of Taiwan, which was sculpted by the Jaeger Carver in the new SIHH 2011 new Reverso. Large ultra-thin watch case. This 100-year-old Taiwanese model will arrive in Taiwan in October and will only be sold exclusively in Taiwan. Each of the 18 rose gold and stainless steel materials is limited to one. The 18 rose gold model is priced at ＄ 550,000TWD, while the stainless steel model is priced at ＄ 276,000TWD.
Reverso was originally intended to be flipped. It is the most classic collection of Jaeger-LeCoultre watches and has been in existence for 80 years. The origin of Reverso was originally a British officer in India asked Jaeger-LeCoultre for a watch that could be worn when playing polo. Because the glass manufacturing technology at that time was not advanced today, when wearing a watch to play ball, the watch glass was easily broken due to unavoidable impact when flying at high speed. Jaeger-LeCoultre developed a flip mechanism. With a movable vertical axis hidden in a rectangular case, the entire case is moved to the left or right, and then the back is flipped over so that the surface and the back can be exchanged for reuse. Custom-made tenon-fixed case.
The small ingenuity got a great response, and the Reverso flip watch became one of the brand’s classic series. Even today, even though the technology of making watch glass is very good, Reverso has always been popular. The new generation of Jaeger-LeCoultre’s flip watches are quite diversified. Some are set with diamonds on the back of the watch, and the watch is turned into a bracelet after being flipped. Some turn the traditional single-sided watch into a double-sided watch. In 2006, Jaeger-LeCoultre even changed Based on Reverso, a three-face watch that combines 18 kinds of performances is launched.
Grande Reverso Ultra Thin
In the past two years, ultra-thin wind has blown on the watch circle. How to build the travel time system in a limited space and maintain its stability and accuracy has become one of the ways for the first-line watch brands to highlight the craftsmanship. Jaeger-LeCoultre launched a pocket watch movement with a thickness of only 1.38 mm as early as 1903, setting a record for the world’s thinnest movement at the time. The brand-new Grande Reverso Ultra Thin wristband with ultra-thin body and flip design, establishes Jaeger-LeCoultre and other brands of ultra-thin watches with different characteristics. The built-in Jaeger-LeCoultre 822, a Grande Reverso Ultra Thin model, is only 2.94 mm thick and has been tested for 1,000 hours.
Jaeger-LeCoultre originally launched a customized service for Reverso. Consumers can engrav the fancy letter combination or the initial combination on the flip case back. Other engraving patterns also include Western constellations, 12 zodiac signs, dates of important anniversary or Symbolic flowers, as well as the country or five continents in which you live, you can also choose 12 colors to paint with sculptures, the forms vary widely, the production period is about 2 to 8 weeks, and the custom cost is about 200 to 1,000 euros. This time, Jaeger-LeCoultre unveiled the Reverso large-scale ultra-thin watch Taiwan 100th anniversary commemorative style is very worthwhile to own first.