British company Backes & Strauss , known worldwide for its exquisite jewelry and watches, at the Geneva show in 2012 is excellent WPHH watch Blue Velvet and Red Rose.
Models are a reflection of Regency (Regency) in England. Regency – this time, the appearance of a dandy, the era when highly valued elegance and wit.
Regency was inherent in a particular style in art.
Company Backes & Strauss embodied styles of this era in the luxurious and elegant watch Blue Velvet and Red Rose. Corps models are made of 18 – carat white (Blue Velvet) and pink (Red Rose) gold. Bethel and the “ears” of the two models are decorated with shells with 2 rows of brilliant-cut diamonds.
The outer rings are inlaid with mother of pearl dial and diamonds. A model of Blue Velvet between the diamonds on the dial 12 is inserted sapphires, and the clock Red Rose – 12 rubies. In the central part of the clock dial has three hands and the brand name, and between the indices 4 and 5 is the date of the aperture. Watch crowns, decorated with diamond hour markers are located at the “3”.
Complementary clock alligator straps with gold buckles. A model of Blue Velvet strap blue harmoniously combined with the colors of sapphires on the dial and the clock Strap Red Rose Red, which looks wonderful with rubies. New items are equipped with automatic mechanisms with rotors made of platinum and features hours, minutes, seconds and date.
The total number of diamonds on the model of Blue Velvet is 289: 114 diamonds on the bezel, 144 – on the dial, the 30 – to clasp and 1 – on the crown. Number of diamonds on the clock Red Rose is 395: the body – 140 diamonds, 224 – on the dial, the 30 – to clasp, 1 – on the crown.
Models of Blue Velvet and Red Rose are also known by other names like Regent and Piccadilly.