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‘Traditionnelle’ complete calendar watch from Collection Excellence Platine, featuring the complete calendar (day, date, month), the Calibre 2460 QCL (developed and manufactured in-house), precision moon phase indication, a 950 platinum case and an alligator strap; available at Timekeepers, The Watch Boutique, Mumbai.
New ‘Art Deco’ watch for women; comes with an oval stainless steel case (that houses a quartz movement), a black mother-of-pearl dial that features a guilloché decoration, white Roman numerals and Breguet-style hands; available at all Helios Watch stores.
‘Chronoliner B04’ watch featuring a red gold case, a blue dial, a ceramic bezel, 70-hour power reserve and the COSC-certified Manufacture Breitling Caliber B04 which is endowed with an extremely functional dual timezone system; for availability, log on www.breitling.com
‘Tropical Bird Repeater’ automaton watch inspired by a tropical landscape with animated birds and other creatures; enables marking on demand of the hours, quarter hours and minutes, via the vibration of cathedral gongs struck by hammers inside the case; other features include a red gold case, the new Jaquet Droz RMA89 movement and onyx dial displaying hours and minutes; for availability, log on www.jaquet-droz.com
‘Symphonette’ watch for women featuring a diamond-set steel oval case, a quartz movement, a white inlaid mother-of-pearl dial with Arab numerals and a rose gold crown; watch mounted on bracelet that intertwines steel and a rose gold cap, featuring sophisticated meshing; available at Longines Boutiques across India and on www.longines.com