Pre SIHH 2013, A. Lange & Sohne GRAND LANGE 1 Lumen is a ‘limited edition with a semi-transparent dial that shows the wonderful mechanism of the Grande Date illuminating slightly. The Big Date is a complication and unmistakable signature of Saxon watchmaking, played by Maison Glashutte in a version with a middle finger to split and hide the central point of coincidence of the two disks that are used respectively to score tens and units. Continue reading “Here You A. Lange & Sohne Grand Lange 1 Lumen Pre Sihh 20131 Lumen Pre SIHH 2013”→
It’s been three years since A. Lange & Sohne made the first clock Lange Zeitwerk. The factory will build Saxon hours a limited edition of only 30 copies that will be available exclusively at its boutiques.
Lange Zeitwerk Handwerkskunst, which more or less means “mechanism that measures time hand made” is a special watch. The dial displays the time in digital format, but not as any one: it, according to the most traditional and deep canons inspired Saxon watchmaking – as the Great Date Glashutte – all ‘digital clock to 5 minutes ohann J Christian Friedrich Gutkaes was commissioned to build a mid-nineteenth century to the theater Semperoper in Dresden.
That’s it for a watch that version in 950 platinum – “standard” limited to 100 copies comes close to 100,000 Eur price? Of course not. Just unveiled Lange Zeitwerk immediately won “L’Aiguille d’Or” (Golden Hand) to the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Geneve 2009.