Skeleton Watches are considered one of the greatest inventions in the watch industry. They have taken the style enthusiasts by storm, as they are probably one of the most stylish types of watches to ever hit the market. Below we take a look at 3 skeleton watches introduced in recent years.
Maurice Lacroix Masterpiece Squelette Torque
Maurice Lacroix recently added the Masterpiece Squelette Torque to its Masterpiece collection. This skeleton watch has a 43-mm stainless steel case with a domed sapphire crystal to show off the skeletonized Caliber ML 134. which features automatic winding and as 45-hour power reserve. The bridges, disks, and wheels are on full display; the bridges are treated with tantalum or gold-colored PVD and coated with a satin finish. The main bridge is decorated with Maurice Lacroix’s familiar “Grand Colimaçon” finish and sandblasted.
Audemars Piguet Millenary 4101
For the avant-garde gentleman, the Audemars Piguet replica Swiss Millenary 4101 is the perfect skeleton watch. Featuring a unique and interesting design, this highly-refined watch is a lesson in combining aesthetics with functionality in the art of watchmaking. Featuring a three-dimensional, architectural appearance, this extraordinary watch abstractly reveals the heart within its 47mm, 18-karat, pink gold case. Also boasting an anthracite and silver-toned dial with an off-centred disc, a self-winding movement with a small second display, and a 60-hour power reserve, the Millenary 4101 has all your time-telling needs covered in style.
Panerai Lo Scienziato Luminor 19450 Tourbillon GMT Ceramica
This special edition of Panerai’s iconic Luminor 1950 combines the original’s retro styling with a cutting edge skeletonised tourbillon movement and watchmaking’s new must-have – a 48mm black ceramic case. The skeletonized movement, Panerai ’s hand-wound mechanical Calibre P.2005/S , looks very cool. Panerai Lo Scienziato Luminor 19450 Tourbillon GMT Ceramica limited to just 150 pieces worldwide, and is waterproof to 100 metres.
A skeleton watch is simply a style of watch that give you a look at all of the moving parts while it’s on your wrist. The best skeleton watches will truly honor the unique complexities that go into producing a wristwatch. There is almost nothing I find more fascinating than a skeleton watch. In other words, it’s a super cool looking watch to strap around your wrist.