History of watches cherishes all its members, without exception, and John Harrison. Could he know in 1735 that his invention will work and inspire other artists to realize his goal of a measurable longitude in navigation by hours.
In honor of this pioneer and the 300th anniversary of the law of the longitude GIRARD-PERREGAUX released Traveller Large Date, Moon Phases GMT, dedicated to D. Harrison. Since, Traveller Large Date, Moon Phases GMT created for travel, their design must fully meet the needs of the traveler.
Depth readable dial, big date in the “12 hours” attracted the attention of not only the size of the window, but also a large golden frame. 2 displays at the bottom of the dial: moon phase and second time zone (GMT) with day / night made everyone in the “style”.
Night view of the moon and map the Earth. A longitude, stretching from the “North Pole” to “South”, once again demonstrates the commitment of hours to travel. Model released 50 copies.
The mechanism of automatic manufactory caliber GP03300-0093, 35 jewels, the oscillation frequency of 28,800 / h and a power reserve of 46 hours. Functions: hours, minutes, seconds, large date, moon phase indicator and 24-hour display with second time zone indication of the day / night.
Body of 18K pink gold with a diameter of 44 mm and a thickness of 12.1 mm. Its sapphire crystal with AR-coating on the back of the set sapphire crystal. Water resistant to 100 meters.
Face eggshell color with luminous hands and indices, has guilloche longitude and latitude, and on the sloping outer flange minute longitude and the inscription “Tribute to John Harrison” reflect the celebration of the watchmaker’s 300th anniversary of the Act of longitude.
The strap is made of alligator leather with large square pattern and folding clasp in 18K rose gold.