Hermes has stolen the show in fashion at some certain accessoires, and seems like they are not going to back down but rather enter a whole new competition with artistry collectibles that might seem extra luxurious.
The thing is, Hermes, apart from luxury bags, also creates expensive watches with high quality and opulent materials that require plenty of work hours and designer mentality to stand out amobg the very best timepieces which might left you speechless once you see them.
Hermes New Pocket Watch is Not Your Ordinary Timepiece of Retro Style
Carrying on their legacy, the time has come to pay tribute to retro mechanisms, and recently the brand came up with a new pocket watch.
Pocket watches not always allure younger generations, and indeed they shouldnt. It is because they do not exactly match the race between trendy chronographs, but instead they are luxurious collection elements. Because there are so many precise time displaying gadgets, that holding a pocket watch would be at least redundant if not silly. Yet Hermes shows us once more that lavishness is appreciated in anything. This time, they accumulated it in Arceau Pocket Aaaaargh!
Hermes Arceau Pocket Aaaaargh Has Exceptional Beauty in Design
The watch is unique in its appearance – you do not always see a depiction of a T Rex on a mechanical timepiece. What is more, hardly ever anyone produced something similar. This is a white gold covered watch with some leather appliances. Inside, it holds the minute repeater and the tourbillon.
The distinctive style, as you can guess, is not only reflected in the look of Hermes Arceau Pocket Aaaaargh, but also in its core performance. This timepiece is shiny in its 48mm white gold case , having a wire lug on it for the dino strap made of alligator leather. Near the 2 o’clock you get the tiny crown. Take a look from a bit afar, and you will certainly fall in love with miniature mosaic image of the dinosaur, made by the famous English artist- Alice Shirley. Their collaboration start dates back to 2012 and continues up to our days.
The steps that Hermes took to create the picture of the dinosaur were time consuming. This is a manual work including coloring and placement. In the center there is the eye of T Rex – enamel eye that one can see from both sides ( Grand Feu). Caseback is a see through sapphire, which allows you to see the mechanical movement inside.
The Power and Performance Specs of Hermes Arceau Pocket Aaaaargh is Defined by A Minute Repeater and the Tourbillon
Unlike tbe complicated mosaic of the Tyranosaurus outside, the dial is not so sophisticated. There are the arabic numerals, where the tourbillon is visible from the six o’clock position. On the top of the dial Hermes H sign is pictured.
The power comes from H1924 tourbillon, which is a complex minute repeater. Inside the T Rex hint is there with the skeletonized dino icon. There is a power reserve of 90 hours in the new Pocket Aaaaargh, with 21,600 beats per hour.Dark Green leather strap is the finishing line of this unique pocket watch.
Will You Be Able to Pay This Much for a Limited Edition Timepiece?
The pricing is a bit different, as it always is with limited edition timepieces. There will only be two examples of Hermes Arceau Pocket Aaaaargh!. One of them is in white gold, and the other will be in pink gold. The estimated price of these luxurious pocket watches is around 330,000 US dollars.