Sophisticated Living Indianapolis

NOV-DEC 2018

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60 the TIMES, they are a-CHANGIN' Clockwise from top left: Diva Finissima Minute Repeater from Bulgari is the thinnest minute repeater for women. e 18k rose gold 37mm case is accentuated by brilliant- cut diamonds. e watch face is crafted from Urushi lacquer ($220,000; Baume et Mercier Petite Promesse ladies watch with wrap-around steel bracelet and mother-of-pearl dial set with diamonds ($2,850; Released as part of their 280th anniversary celebration, the Grande Seconde Skelet-One from Jaquet Droz is the first time the company has presented a sapphire dial integrated within a skeleton composition. 18k red gold case and self-winding mechanical movement with a power reserve of 68 hours ($33,600; Opposite page, clockwise from top left: Voutilainen's 217QRS features a in-house designed movement with a 65-hour power reserve. e retrograde date mechanism is entirely integrated in main plate; to set the date one just presses the crown down ($129,000; Double Balancier Sapphire from Greubel Forsey boasts a case entirely crafted from sapphire crystal. e hand-wound movement incorporates 284 components. Limited-edition of 11 pieces ($695,000; Holding four patents for its remarkable construction, the mechanical movement of Bovet's RĂ©cital 22 Grand RĂ©cital is comprised of nearly 50 hand-polished components. e striking hand-painted globe rotates on its own axis and shows the hours in 24-hour format. Offered in 18k rose gold or platinum, only 60 pieces will be produced ($469,800; RGM reissued its popular William Penn model 18 years after its original release. e tonneau-shaped movement is available in stainless steel (shown) or 18k rose gold rectangular case (from $7,900;

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