The World’s First Cryton Series Perpetual Calendar Watch And Chen Kun Image Blockbuster
October 12, 2016, Beijing. Swiss watch brand Baume & Mercier and global image ambassador Mr. Chen Kun gloriously release the new Clifton series perpetual calendar watch, once again witnessing the excellence of Baume & Mercier in the field of complex watchmaking; this is the first anniversary of cooperation with Mr. Chen Kun On the occasion, Mr. Chen Kun’s first series of the brand-new image series: ‘Meeting Chen Kun, Interpreting the Gentleman’s Style’ was grandly unveiled. Together with the guests present, he performed a contemporary celebrity style and ‘condensed precious moments’.
Since its inception in 186, Baume & Mercier has been committed to creating a model that has stood the test of time. Adhering to the founder’s motto, ‘Aestheticism, only making watches of the highest quality’, Baume & Mercier draws inspiration from deep traditions and continuously introduces models of timepieces with deep emotions, which will be treasured forever. As one of Baume & Mercier’s classic collections, the Clayton watch was launched globally in 2013. The design inspiration was inspired by a historical model that swept the ‘Golden Fifties’. This series of watches reinterprets classical aesthetics and traditional craftsmanship. A design concept that achieves a balance between tradition and modernity has become the ideal choice for contemporary celebrities.
As the best example of contemporary celebrities, Chen Kun and celebrities share the same values: elegance, generosity and sincerity. On the first anniversary of this collaboration, Mr. Chen Kun, Baume & Mercier’s global image ambassador, shared: ‘I greatly appreciate Baume & Mercier’s spirit of exploration in the field of fine watchmaking and the watchmaking attitude towards the refinement of complex technology. As in every movie I act in, It takes constant breakthroughs and precise grasp of the roles. ‘At the event, the CEO of Baume & Mercier Alain Zimmermann and Chen Kun jointly unveiled the brand-new blockbuster’ Meet Chen Kun, Interpreting the Gentleman’s Style ‘by Chen Kun. The Dayton series perpetual calendar watch is presented to Chen Kun, and he is willing to witness every precious moment of life in the company of celebrities.
The new Cleton series perpetual calendar watch was first launched in China, bringing together Baume & Mercier’s complex watchmaking craftsmanship and innovation tradition, which made Baume & Mercier’s fine watchmaking industry shine again.
The new watch is made of 18K red gold and features a self-winding mechanical movement with perpetual calendar complication; the moon phase and small seconds indication at 6 o’clock. As we all know, the current calendar stipulates that there will be a leap year every 4 years, and an extra day (29th) will be added in February, 366 days a year, and the perpetual calendar mechanism of this watch is very simple and convenient, not only can automatically distinguish large, The number of days in a small month can also distinguish between leap years and normal years, and ensure that no adjustment is required before 2100. The wearer can adjust the day, date, month and moon phase display at any time; the back of the watch is made of sapphire crystal glass. Finished, the splint bridge created by the Geneva ornamentation, the snail ornamentation, the oscillating weight engraved with the Φ (Phi) emblem can be seen at a glance, and the beauty of the machine can be seen. In addition, the hand-stitched crocodile leather strap with 18K red gold pin buckle design for a more comfortable wearing experience.
At the press conference, guests can see the new Clifton series perpetual calendar watch, and can also appreciate the masterpieces of the Critton series of advanced complications, such as the Clifton series flying tourbillon watch, Clifton Series of eight-day power reserve watches and other complication watches.
Classics are timeless, restrained and elegant, and they are famous. Baume & Mercier, with its exquisite watchmaking craftsmanship and extraordinary creativity, perfectly interprets the infinite charm of contemporary Baume & Mercier.