Thumbnail Cartier - Les Heures Fabuleuses - Envol d'un Phœnix
Cartier
Les Heures Fabuleuses
Envol d'un Phœnix

Cartier
Les Heures Fabuleuses
Envol d'un Phœnix

  • Cartier - Les Heures Fabuleuses - Envol d'un Phœnix
  • Cartier - Les Heures Fabuleuses - Envol d'un Phœnix

Watch Characteristics

Case
  • Material: Grey gold
  • Back: Solid
Movement
  • Type: Self-winding mechanical
Dial
  • Color: Violet
  • Finition: Mother of pearl
Functions
  • Hours, Minutes
Strap
  • Material: Leather
  • Buckle type: Folding buckle
Settings
  • Bezel, Case, Dial, Buckle

About Cartier

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Characterised by audacity and inventiveness, Cartier’s watchmaking history reflects a unique state of mind: “jeweller of kings and king of jewellers”. Its renown is bound up in the tradition of excellence to which it is heir. Cartier was a forerunner in the use of platinum in jewellery and one of the pioneers of watchmaking.

Lexicon Translator

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Definition of the day

Oscillation,

When a pendulum or balance oscillates, it moves between two extreme positions. The movement from one of these positions to the other and back counts as one oscillation. A balance usually produces 9,000 oscillations an hour, i.e. 18,000 vibrations.