Upcoming in 2012 is a very noble character: not the rabbit, rat or pig, and the great dragon. So in honor of the coming Year of the Dragon Swiss watchmaker Blancpain has released a special watch on the rotor and which shows this same dragon.
The new hours are called Caruso Chinese Dragon Limited Edition and will be just magnificent gift for the upcoming holiday. Limited edition of only limited to 50K copies. Case, crown and hour markers are made of pink gold. Diameter Caruso Chinese Dragon Limited Edition of 43.5 millimeters.
The position “12 o’clock” on the dial is the tourbillon, which regulates the accuracy of chronometer. Centre hands skelitonizirovany have tips with a white phosphor coating. The right half of the dial reveals the beautifully decorated platinum watch. In the “6:00” is retrograde power reserve hand. Next with the “9:00” is a small dial dial gauge date.
But, of course, the main element of the new Caruso Chinese Dragon Limited Edition is a gorgeous engraving on the rotor self-winding in the form of a dragon, designed to the smallest scales. Just through the transparent back cover is seen superbly finished and decorated caliber automatic Caruso Cal.225, which consists of 262 parts and has a very respectable 100-hour power reserve.
Watch Caruso Chinese Dragon Limited Edition comes in a brown strap, made of alligator skin and having a folding clasp in rose gold.
The appearance of Caruso Chinese Dragon Limited Edition is not a surprise – Swiss watchmakers today are paying more attention to customers in Asia. Particularly high demand for luxury watches now shows it is China. Actually that’s why in vogue style in every possible way to allocate on the dial or the location of additional counter number “8” – in China it is a sacred number which symbolizes good luck, happiness and longevity.