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Clifton 1830 Pocket Watch
The 18K red gold Clifton 1830 five-minute repeater pocket watch is a masterpiece of fine watchmaking, inspired by the long line of historic creations the company designed in the 19th century. Transposed with subtly modern flair, it meets all the textbook standards of Swiss watchmaking tradition. It is an outstanding echo from the past as well as a portrait of heritage, a lucky charm commemorating the tradition that subtly traces the transition from one generation to the next. Most importantly, it is also an iconic watch that bears witness to 185 years of the inspiring story of Baume & Mercier through its enduring lines and technical complexity. Merging classical design and intricate engineering, the remarkable Clifton 1830 five-minute repeater pocket watch is being produced in a numbered limited series of 30 timepieces that hark back to 1830, the year the company was founded. It was designed to stir the hearts of bona fide connoisseurs on a quest for exceptional watchmaking.