THE ECLIPSE MOTHER OF PEARL 39mmThis watch features:
Polished 18kt white gold case.
All diamonds are IF-VVS1 quality & D-G color.
Bezel & lugs set with 248 diamonds in 2 rows, weighing approximately 1.62 carats.
Buckle set with 24 diamonds weighing approximately 0.15 carats.
Natural mother of pearl dial.
Black printed small index hour markers on extreme edge of the dial.
Polished white gold hour & minute hands.
Day & Month windows displayed beneath the 12 o'clock position.
Date indicated by the polished white gold wavy (serpentine) hand with a half-moon tip, which points to the current date printed on the dial perimeter.
Retrograde Moonphase at the 6 o'clock position - Applied rhodium plated white gold full moon & 8 rhodium plated stars (stars are for aesthetics only). The phases of the moon is indicated by a mother of pearl had with a disc which moves over the moon on the dial, slowly covering & then exposing the moon, imitating the waning & waxing of the moonphases. Rather than this hand making full revolutions, at the end of each moon cycle the hand flips back to the beginning - this complication is called a "retrograde hand".
Jaquet Droz Caliber 6553L2, beats at 28,800 vph, contains 28 Jewels & has an approximate power reserve of 68 hours.