LIMITED EDITION OF ONLY 300 PIECES WORLDWIDE!A re-edition of the 1958 model, produced for the scientists of the International Geophysical Year in 1958. The original watch was considered a benchmark in 1958. The model was designed to withstand all kings of extreme conditions & featured anti-magnetic & ant-shock qualities & very reliable accuracy, all a huge advancement back in 1958. This re-edition captures the spirit of the watch, although with a more generous case size & a newer more advanced movement. This watch features:
Polished 18kt rose gold case with fine brushed finished edges.
Applied rose gold toned hour markers in a combination of index & Arabic Numerals.
Fine black printed minute/seconds track.
Luminous dot hour markers painted on the rose gold case ring surrounding the dial but under the crystal.
Polished rose gold toned hands.
Hour & minute hands filled with aged colored luminescent fill.
Jaeger LeCoultre Caliber 898/1, beats at 28,800 vph, composed out of 201 parts, contains 30 Jewels & has an approximate power reserve of 43 hours.
As with all JLC watches this watch has undergone a rigorous Master Control 1000 (41 days) test before leaving the factory.