January 3, 1957 representatives of the American company Hamilton gathered in the lobby of Savoy Plaza Hotel in New York, the representatives of the press to provide them with a revolutionary new product – Watches Ventura. In addition to public attention attracted UNUSUAL FORM OF ASYMMETRIC CASE, it is also the world’s first electronic wristwatch that is powered by batteries.
This year, Hamilton said a half-century anniversary of the iconic collection of Ventura. Legendary watches purchased an original contemporary design and the actual “representational” version with an automatic mechanism, which can be seen through the sapphire dial.
Case: steel, sapphire crystal, caseback with screws, WR 50 m
Dial: black, the central part of the sapphire
Movement: Automatic ETA 2824-2, the rate of 28 800 pc / h, power reserve of 42 hours
Functions: hours, minutes, seconds
Strap: black alligator leather, folding clasp
Price: $ 1,220