We’ ve seen many watch brand presenting new watches, typically restricted release and a few times one-off’s, to feature their relationship with a vehicle brand , a football club , or, similar to now, a film festival. What we haven’t seen before is that a brand uses such a prologue to dispatch an altogether new development. Furthermore, that’s precisely what IWC does, presently they present the ‘pièce unique’ IWC Portofino Monopusher Edition “Tribeca Film Festival 2015”, which exhibits the new Portofino hand-wound 8-days development with an incorporated mono-pusher chronograph. Goodness, and you can possess this ‘pièce unique’ in light of the fact that it will be sold through the online closeout by Christie’s.
One of the ethics of utilizing an enormous development is that it’s conceivable to coordinate extra complications. As of not long ago IWC’s Hand-Wound 8-Days development, an enormous development, included a little askew second showcase (at 6 o’clock), a force save marker (at 9 o’clock) and a date (or a huge date in the Portofino Hand-Wound Big Date). Presently IWC utilizes precisely this development and adds a segment wheel chronograph.
The chronograph capacities can be worked by a monopusher, which is incorporated in the crown. By pushing the push-piece in the crown, you can begin, and stop the chronograph and with a third push the chronograph counter will be reset to nothing. It records as long as hour long time spans, which is shown in the Bordeaux-hued hour long sub dial at 12 o’clock. The other Bordeaux-hued sub dial is for the running seconds, the date is shown however a little gap at 3 o’clock and the force save is at 9 o’clock position.
The development, calibre 59360, still boasts a power hold of 192 hours, or absolutely 8 days. Just left of the “T” of Tribeca (print on the gem case back) you can see an enormous segment wheel, which is utilized for inciting the different chronograph capacities (start/stop/reset). We’ll be anticipating see this development show up in the ordinary Portofino collection!
The sapphire gem case back has a “Tribeca Film Festival 2015 novel piece” print and it will be sold through the Christie’s online auction. As an uncommon reward this IWC Portofino Monopusher “Tribeca Film Festival 2015” comes for certain additional advantages for the bartering champ and one guest:
Two passes to IWC’s “For the Love of Cinema” Gala Dinner facilitated by IWC’s CEO Georges Kern and Tribeca Film Festival Co-Founders Robert De Niro, Jane Rosenthal and Craig Hatkoff, to be hung on April 16, 2015. You will eat close by big name participants and recognizing a portion of Hollywood’s most splendid youthful stars and famous characters on honorary pathway. That’ll be an extraordinary night! For two evenings (April 16-17 2015) you’ll stay at the Trump Soho extravagance hotel.
The IWC Portofino Monopusher Edition “Tribeca Film Festival 2015” comes in a 18K white gold case, which estimates 45mm in breadth and 13mm in tallness. The beginning cost at the online Christie’s sell off is $ 30,000 USD and you’ll need to enlist to offer. Brain you, this isn’t only an exceptional piece, this is a starting piece with IWC’s new in-house Hand-Wound 8-Days Monopusher chronograph development, and a piece that will definitely become gigantically collectible.
Go to the Christie’s online sale here .