First on the eve of the 2017 SIHH, Baume & Mercier’s Clifton collection adds a practical and functional watch , Equipped with a second time zone display function. The dark blue dial expresses a timeless elegance, showing masterpieces carefully crafted by Baume & Mercier’s 187 watchmaking expertise and style.
The Clifton series is the backbone of Baume & Mercier. This series is now a new watch with practical functions and timeless classic design. This watch is not only the best companion for travellers around the world, it will also be favored by those who love beautiful machinery. The Crichton dual time zone power reserve watch vividly reflects Baume & Mercier’s philosophy that the Geneva watch brand, founded in 1830, strictly demands quality and provides affordable luxury watches. This new watch complements Crichton’s small complication series, just like the all-calendar chronograph introduced in 2016.
Practical features and clear, easy-to-read features
The new Clifton dual time zone power reserve watch has a low-key and elegant style, and its unique charm is particularly striking. This is the characteristic of uncompromising high quality requirements and successful modern design. The polished / satin-finished stainless steel case with a diameter of 43 mm reveals the unique double bevel design of the Clayton series. The harmonious and generous size also allows this watch to be worn on various occasions. The dark blue dial with retouched sun satin-finish texture clearly shows the practical functions needed for daily life: date, power reserve and dual time zone display. The dual time zone function originally designed for pilots can display the time in two time zones at the same time.
Triangular hands and slim second hands point to rhodium-plated polished Arabic numerals and hour markers, plus extremely precise graduated rings for perfect legibility, and the arc-shaped sapphire crystal with anti-glare treatment is also available. Enhanced legibility. The second time zone display is set at 12 o’clock, the power reserve display is set at 6 o’clock, and the white date display window is set at 3 o’clock, making the whole ingenious, contemporary and perfectly balanced half-moon configuration. The design is more complete. Subtle bright red embellishments and the meticulous white borders of the date window add extra fine detail to this modern dial.
Freely convert time zones
This watch reflects important moments in life and a life-rich travel experience. It is equipped with a self-winding movement with a 42-hour power reserve. The sapphire crystal case backed by four screws and 50 meters waterproof provides a clear view of the exquisite high-end watchmaking decoration of the Soprod 9035 movement. It can see through the movement with the pearl circular patterned splint and chassis, blue steel screws and Geneva rippled rotor.
It is most suitable for beauty lovers who often need to change the time zone, and also for watch lovers who like exquisite machinery. This famous adventurer timepiece is equipped with a square scale black alligator strap with smooth stitching on the strap. With triple folding clasp with safety button. Curved lugs ensure a perfect all-in-one design for added comfort. Clayton’s dual time zone power reserve watch accompanies travelers around the world in the most outstanding and elegant manner!
Crichton Series M0A 10316
Movement: Automatic movement (Soprod 9035) with individual oscillating weight in snailed Geneva, polished circular bridge
Number of jewels: 28
Power reserve: 42 hours
Frequency: 4 Hz
Functions: hours, minutes, seconds, dual time zone, power reserve display
Diameter: 43 mm
Polished & satin-finished stainless steel, anti-reflective and wear-resistant sapphire crystal, sapphire crystal back with 4 screws
Dial: Sun-satin-finished blue, Arabic numerals and engraving, rhodium-plated hands
Strap: Square Lin pattern black alligator leather
Buckle: adjustable triple folding safety buckle
Water resistance: 5 ATM (about 50 meters)