May 12

William Baume & Mercier Jumping hour Gives You Contemporary Feeling with Vintage Look

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William-Baume-jumping-hours-red-goldEvery watch brand pull out new models to show off their creativity and tell others what they can really do. Baume & Mercier is not an exception. Probably it is renowned for its luxury timepieces of entry-level. But now and then it release big guns which reveal their creativity. The William Baume Collection is one of representatives. It is named after the contemporary paternal figure of the brand. The watch is defined as haute piece, featuring two exclusive jumping hours. May be you have not seen such Baume & Mercier watch that is not in accordant to its consistent style before, but it tells something subtly that there would be more new editions to come.

What is worth mentioning is that this collection is limited in numbers and only 40 are made. Then it can be sure that the first pieces will be collected by watch enthusiasts or some friends of the brand. William Baume & Mercier displays hour digitally, sitting at 12 o’clock and show one hour at a time. The minutes show in the upper dial and seconds in the lower dial. It is a vintage type of the watchmaking sphere. But it is a unique piece to make modern men feel differently.

The brand Baume & Mercier has a history of 180 years and it will be for at least another 180. Baume & Mercier belongs to Richemond Group and some parts of this watch came from the some more luxury watch brand such as Lange & Sohne, IWC and Cartier.William-Baume-jumping-hours-caseback

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