Jaeger LeCoultre has been pushing the envelope of high horology for some time. With the Gyrotourbillon announced in 2004. The original series is produced in a platinum case, and I had the opportunity to photograph and view the final run of 30 pieces in rose gold.
The Gyrotourbillon has grown more beautiful in its new clothes. Rose gold certainly is a more romantic feel and beautiful glow to this highly technical watch.
A closer look at the gyrotourbillon – two axis spinning is quite mesmerising to watch. Finish of the movement is quite beautifully done in the traditional way.
And an even closer look at the 3 dimensional tourbillon:
Like a skeletonized globe…the double tourbillon is very amazing as it goes about its business..
And a look at the entire back through the display case:
Stay tuned for this Friday’s installment of the JLC Grande Tradition Grande Complication.