philadelphia, PA, United States
Renowned for their fascinating avant-garde spirit and immense respect for aesthetic styles of the past, Romain Jerome introduced this exquisite limited edition timepiece as another brilliantly designed and expertly executed masterpiece, hand-painted by André Martinez, the respected Swiss craftsman, for an exhilarating appearance. The watch is presented with a 50 mm case made of black PVD-coated stainless steel that features screw-lock crown with rubber insert and is water-resistant to 30 meters. The case is mounted onto an alligator leather strap printed with leopard pattern and fitted with a black PVD-coated folding clasp in stainless steel. Powered by a self-winding mechanical movement that beats at 28,800 vibrations per hour, contains 23 jewels and has a 48-hour power reserve, the watch features hours and minutes indicated via two central hands inspired by the anchors of famous transatlantic ships, while also featured on the dial with hand-painted leopard-patterned Roman numerals are small seconds positioned at nine o’clock.