Adhering to the basic principles of the three brands of “independent manufacturing, rare crafts, and relentless pursuit of innovation”, the Swiss watchmaking brand Ulysse Nardin watch integrates the rare Grand Feu Enamel technology into the creation of timepieces, bringing a unique and stunning piece to watch lovers. At the 2018 SIHH, the brand once again took this classic craft as the core, and launched a brand new Ulysse Nardin watch original gold-plated Grand Feu small seconds watch, combining the two traditional colors of black and white into the new product with superb craftsmanship, once again demonstrating the eternal charm of the unique watch of the Ulysse Nardin watch. Let’s take a look about this beautiful works of art, the stunning Ulysse Nardin Classic Grand Feu Enamel White Dial Small Seconds Self-winding Wristwatch 3203-136-2/E0-42.
The Perfect Brilliance Under Perfection
Controlling the quality of the enamel dial is very challenging, because it is a little embarrassing during the production process, it is easy to destroy the dial, then the previous efforts will be abandoned. Therefore, the patience during firing is crucial. The craftsmen will meticulously smooth the surface of the crucible after each round trip to avoid igniting. After polishing to achieve a high light effect, you can enter the final process: the Roman numerals are painted in vivid contrast, showing the perfect brilliance of the Grand Feu Enamel dial.
Watch Real Shot Display
The case of the new watch is made of 40mm stainless steel, which is beautifully polished by the brand’s fine polishing.
The angular stainless steel lugs are also polished and integrated into the case.
The white Grand Feu Enamel dial is simple and beautiful. It is equipped with a distinctive willow-shaped hour and minute hands, echoing the elegant Roman hour markers and the minute track of the outer ring, providing clear and intuitive indication of time. Under the mesoscopic view, the track scale at the 3, 6, 9, and 12 hour marks is a more prominent triangular scale. Black and white can well set off the wearer’s elegant, stylish temperament, suitable for a slightly more formal clothing.
The small seconds dial is located at the 6 o’clock position and is designed in an orbital style that echoes the outer ring. The calendar display window adds practical functionality to the watch.
Through the transparent sapphire glass back cover, the Ulysse Nardin self-made UN-320 movement will be in your sight. The blue enamel brand logo is set in the center of the openwork oscillating weight, adding a special aesthetic to the watch. This self-winding movement has a 48-hour power reserve and is designed and produced entirely by the Swiss factory in Ulysse Nardin. Equipped with silicon hairspring, it can effectively avoid the influence of magnetic field on the travel time of the watch. In addition, the watch can be quickly adjusted forward and backward, and passed the Ulysse Nardin Watch Chronometer certification, ensuring smooth and convenient operation as well as excellent quality.
Black leather strap is designed with natural cracks and black stitching. With the steel pin buckle, the watch is safe between the wrists, not easy to fall off, fulling of reliable performance.
In conclusion, compared to the black dial model, the original gold-plated White Grand Feu Enamel Dial Small Seconds watch seems more elegant and classic, suitable for formal occasions. This watch is also one of the popular piece for most visitors in this year’s exhibition.