As a watchmaking brand that loves music, RAYMOND WEIL is loyal to its inexhaustible source of inspiration, creating a shining star for the Champagne Nabucco series, witnessing the brand’s combined watchmaking technology and cutting-edge Creative excellence. The current CEO of Raymond Weil, the grandson of the founder, Mr. Elie Berheim, is also an excellent cellist, and the Champagne Cell Tourbillon is a brand new work based on his creativity. This timepiece also created a precedent for luxury watch design inspired directly from the cello.
Champagne Cello Tourbillon watch inspired by cello design
Champagne Cello Tourbillon watch with RW1842 mechanical movement
‘Grandfather’s love of music throughout his life, combined with my personal passion for the cello, are two factors that inspired us to design and develop the Champagne Cello Tourbillon watch. This watch shows Raymond Weil’s expertise in watch design Rich imagination, ‘Elie Bernheim said. ‘In addition, the Champagne Cello Tourbillon watch also reflects the many core values of the brand. In particular, its inspiration is completely derived from music, and it integrates a variety of advanced watchmaking techniques, and finally achieves this unique timepiece. As the newest product of the Champagne City series, the lines of the Champagne Cello Tourbillon watch are exquisite and simple, which contrasts sharply with the sentiment and tenderness. The clever interweaving of watch components embodies the theme of the cello, while also giving this manually-wound movement alive.
Every Champagne Cello Tourbillon watch is equipped with an exclusive design case, which not only reflects the musical elements of the watch to a greater extent, but also inherits the quality and craftsmanship of traditional handmade cellos.
Inspired by the soul of Raymond Weil’s music, this new watch not only possesses rigorous essence, pure lines, and excellent performance, but also shows superb watchmaking skills and powerful musical expression. This is more than a coincidence. A deconstructed cello. The dial and case back are equipped with sapphire crystals, which are deeply infused into the world of surreal transparency and precision: the movement splint supporting the tourbillon escapement and main barrel is inspired by the unique F-hole shape on the cello The slim hands and the arc of the cello bow secretly match, while the lines on the bezel mean the staff.
Champagne Cello Tourbillon watch’s most striking transversal dial reflects the elegant theme of the cello
The most striking thing about the Cello Tourbillon in Champagne is the four slender strings that cross the dial and are located between the 9 o’clock and the 3 o’clock positions, combined with the F-hole splint to create the visual experience of the miniature instrument. These extraordinary musical elements were conceived entirely by Raymond Weil’s in-house R & D department, which was established by the brand in 1999. In addition to its aesthetics that cannot be ignored, the tourbillon frame also plays an important role in adjusting the accuracy of the watch and plays the role of the final compensation element. The visual aesthetics and technology guarantee the full display of this masterpiece. Raymond Wey Tourbillon skeleton watch. The tourbillon rotating frame is in harmony with the stainless steel and titanium case. Although the case diameter is 46mm, it has a light and comfortable wearing experience. The carbon fiber material extends along the black PVD coating on the side of the case, which completes the perfect finishing touch. In addition, this watch has a wealth of details that watch connoisseurs appreciate: the screw-down crown engraved with the Raymond Weil logo echoes the curve of the case, and the alligator strap secures the watch firmly On the wrist, these details add elegance and subtlety to this watch.