Friday, April 22, 2011
Vacheron Constantin Tour de L'ile
One of the most prestigious and oldest Swiss brand Vacheron Constantin introduced on the occasion of its 250th anniversary the most complex wristwatches Tour de L'ile. The watch is a totally original combination of horological complications and astronomical indications composing a list of sixteen different points including a minute repeater, sunset time, perpetual calendar, second time zone, a tourbillon device, the equation of time and representation of the nigh sky. A total of 834 parts inside this luxury watch required ove 10,000 hours of research and development by the designers, engineers and watchmakers of Vacheron Constantin to come up with the final version. Limited edition of seven timepieces with price of $ 1.5m per each piece.