Bovet “Monsieur Bovet” – Wristwatch, Pocket Watch and Desk Clock in One

By rolex
June 12, 2021
3 min read

There is an uncommon thing about the Monsieur Bovet… This quietly modern watch is instilled with a feeling of sentimentality for bygone style and its traditional lines are obviously motivated by pocket watches. A really adaptable watch, it consolidates Bovet’s licensed Amadeo convertible case concept. Not one watch, but rather four watches folded into one. Here is our interpretation of the new Bovet “Monsieur Bovet”.

Bovet’s protected convertible case is an astute framework empowering the wearer to change his watch from a reversible wristwatch (a solitary development drives its two dials) to an open face pocket watch to a detached table clock – this with negligible exertion and without the utilization of any tools.

Invisible push pieces are joined inside the situation. Pushing the cabochons on the clasp at 12 o’clock simultaneously delivers the upper lash. Another push piece covered up in the bezel permits the arrival of the lower tie changing the watch into a pocket watch. The pivoted bezel additionally fills in as a help meaning you can utilize it as a smaller than expected table clock. It is very easy to utilize – simply watch the accompanying short video.

The 43mm instance of the Bovet “Monsieur Bovet” is in white gold and highlights the particular crown and unique connection at 12 o’clock. Inside ticks hand-wound type 13BM09AI, created and fabricated in-house (Editor’s note: Bovet even makes hairsprings in-house). This huge development runs at 21,600 vibrations each hour and can store a great 7 days of force save in one barrel. It stands apart by its capacity to show the hours, minutes and seconds (coaxially for the seconds) on one or the other side of the watch. This specialized accomplishment dwells in superimposing two seconds wheels turning in inverse directions on the equivalent axis.

On one side, it shows the off-focused hours and minutes and the development with its awe inspiring even design. The equilibrium wheel offers an antithesis to the middle wheel. The seconds are demonstrated at 6 o’clock by a triple hand. Adjoining the guilloché dial, the force save pointer uncovers what survives from the 7 days of autonomy. It is finely gotten done with Geneva stripes, blued screws and slanted edges.

On the opposite side, the Bovet “Monsieur Bovet” uncovers a more traditional style. The exquisite hand-guilloché dial highlights applied Roman numerals and a little seconds counter at 6 o’clock. It is combined with unique serpentine hands.

The Bovet “Monsieur Bovet” comes on a gator lash with a pin clasp. It wears somewhat greater than the 43 mm distance across would propose yet the portable tie connection permits the watch to sit comfortably on the wrist. The chain of the pocket watch is rhodium-plated silver.

Pocket watches are amazing to embellish a tuxedo. In the event that you are not prepared to venture out of the restricted use you may escape a pocket watch, the Bovet Monsieur may merit a more intensive look. Regardless, this adaptable watch stands apart for its particular, nostalgic tastefulness and is finely made to Bovet’s demanding standards.

The Bovet “Monsieur Bovet” is likewise accessible in red gold and with a blue guilloché dial. Cost is set at CHF 50,000 in red gold and CHF 53,000 in white gold. To wrap things up, Bovet offers a 5-year guarantee. For more information, kindly visit www.bovet.com .