Baume & Mercier reveals SIHH 2015 models


Baume et Mercier will be showing an elegant, 1950s-inspired big date Clifton with power reserve at SIHH next month.

The 43mm Clifton Big Date and Power Reserve automatic uses polished gold Arabic numerals and hour markers with a black minute and quarter second track on the off-white dial. Features in red and blue, popular on Swiss chronographs in the 1950s, are obvious at five-minute intervals as well as on the power reserve hand and depleted mark.

A big date window is given pride of place below the 12 o’clock position and uses two date dials to present the date on the same plane.

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Baume et Mercier’s rectangular art deco Hampton collection also gets two handsome new steel automatics to celebrate its 20th anniversary.

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