1a Award – For the fifth time in a row

SIHH 2012.

Piaget Gouverneur That is in harmony with well-fitting suit, shirt and tie? Definitely watch strict costume style, subtle and harmonious, such as those that are accessory to the collection of Black Tie Swiss brand Piaget.

The manifold hours this special housings provided various shape – rectangular, in that the lines or Emperador Rectangle à l’Ancienne, or pincushion that Emperador Coussin.

Not long ago, the collection has been enriched by Black Tie models in the round housing – at the SIHH 2012 Brand was announced Gouverneur line and three first-model in this direction.

Hours Gouverneur line received a round case with a diameter of 43 mm, which is offered in conjunction with straps of crocodile skin.

Each of the three models has two versions: in 18-carat rose gold with a brown belt and in the case of 18-carat white gold encrusted bezel 128 diamonds (total weight – 1.

4 carats) and black belt.

Dial in all cases has a silver color, but its form is in the form of an oval, elongated along the axis of the “6 o’clock” – “12 hours”.

This fact allows us to speak about the manifestation of a very sophisticated design style, a well thought-out mutual balance of oval and circular components exquisite watchcase.

This is not surprising – Manufacture Piaget has a separate division for the production of buildings, located in a beautiful building in the suburbs of Geneva Plan-les-Oates.

And attention to the appearance of the buildings made it no less attention exhibited by the brand to its remarkable mechanisms.

Verified to the last detail, Piaget body almost flawless .



Gouverneur Automatic Trehstrelochnaya model with central second hand and date window at “6 o’clock”, arrows dauphine type.

Proper functioning is ensured automatic caliber Piaget 800P automatic winding with central rotor (diameter – 26.

8 mm, thickness – 4 mm, 25 stones, 201 component frequency balance – 21’600 pc / h, range – 85 hours, two winding drum).

The mechanism is well established on the model of the sports collection Polo FortyFive.

Different quality finish, Geneva circular stripes on the surface of the rotor and bridges, presence burnished screws.

The rear housing cover has a transparent sapphire glass that makes it possible to observe the rotor gold (available in white gold – a rotor with black PVD-coating) with the image of the family Piaget emblem.

Gouverneur Chronographe Chronograph with central arrow stopwatch, two subtsiferblatami and date window at “6 o’clock”.

30 minute chronograph drive located on a small dial at at “3 o’clock”, but symmetrical to the pointer on the opposite side serves for indicating a second time zone in 24-hour format.

Said functional endowed brand Caliber Piaget 882P automatic winding with central rotor (diameter – 27 mm and height – 5.

6 mm, the stone 33, the frequency balance – 28’800 pc / h, range – 50 hours, two winding drum).

This new designation for Piaget mechanisms, but it is very close relative caliber Piaget 880P – flaybek-chronograph taken along a vertical coupling circuit and controlled by the column wheel.

In similar size difference is apparent in the presence subtsiferblata seconds small caliber 880P (model – Polo FortyFive Chronograph).

By analogy with trehstrelochnoy model, the rear cover Gouverneur Chronographe also opens the eyes mechanism decor, typical for this class caliber manufactory of La Côte-Fe.

Gouverneur Tourbillon The model with the prestigious complication of the tourbillon, which is in the window “12 o’clock”.

The lower part of the dial pointer balanced lunar phases circular shape.

The hour and minute hands dauphine type similar to the other models Gouverneur line.

Caliber Piaget 642P (dimensions – 22.

4 × 28.

6 mm, thickness – 4 mm, 23 stone, balance frequency – 21’600 pc / h, range – 40 h) is declared as new and refers to the well-known 600 series ultrathin shaped mechanisms and manual winding tourbillon.

It has a direct relationship with the caliber Piaget 640P, the visual contrast can be detected that the astronomical moon performed based on the switch, instead of the disc pointer (640P).

Base plate is decorated with pearl-caliber quality textured polishing, chamfering rounded, and dark blue blued screws make successful finishing touches to the overall look of the mechanism.

“Soaring” minute tourbillon is characterized by a titanium cage, the weight of which does not exceed 0.

2 g Rear Gouverneur Tourbillon model cover essentially blank, an exception is made in the form of a round window on the back side of the tourbillon.

Well, those who are in the collection of costume watches Piaget Black Tie lacked models in a round case, can breathe a sigh of relief.

After Piaget Gouverneur has a strong character and create his special mood.

Is it the same as yours, decide for yourself.

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