This amazing & stunning creation by Ulysse Nardin features a miniature Jaquemart, delicately sculpted from white gold & which strikes the white gold bell every time the watch chimes.This watch features:
Solid 950 Platinum case & bracelet.
Genuine black onyx dial.
Applied white gold florale design Arabic Numeral hour markers.
Elegant white gold leaf shaped hands:
Unlike the time function of the watch, the Hourstriker needs to be manually wound.
The Hourstriker will automatically chime on the hour the same amount of times as the current hour & a single time on each half hour.
The Hourstriker chime can be silenced using the on/off button. The current status of the chime is indicated by the small hand at the right side of the dial, if pointing to the hour-glass the chime is turned off, if pointing to the dot then the chime is turned on.
The Hourstriker can also be independently manually called upon by pressing the bottom button (regardless if the chime is turned ion or off).
This watch requires additional care & focus when operating.
UN calibre UN-75 beats at 28,800 vph, contains 41 Jewels. The watch has an approximate 40 hour Power Reserve, the Hourstriker chime function has approximately a 20 hour power reserve which which will be affected should the Hourstriker be manually activated multiple times.