Girard-Perregaux Tourbillon with three gold Bridges, Lady – The cream of Fine Watchmaking
A silhouette enhanced by precious stones and fine watchmaking finishing that highlights its superb architecture, the famous Girard-Perregaux Tourbillon with three gold Bridges comes into its own in this feminine version.
Cut in pink gold, the subtly profiled case gracefully fits the most delicate wrists. Crowned with a slightly domed sapphire crystal, its bezel and flange are set with more than 1.80 carats of diamonds, illuminating the Tourbillon three gold Bridges. Their perfect geometry is underscored by entirely hand-polished finishing, while the rounded proportions are gentle, magnified by an exceptional light-reflecting mirror polish.
A delicately cut mother-of-pearl dial is perfectly positioned on the three Bridges movement. This Lady 38 mm version sports fine two-toned mother-of-pearl, natural white mother-of-pearl or a sparkling gold tone, matching the alligator straps and buckle set with 18 diamonds. Perfection is in the detail.
At the heart of an exceptional movement, the tourbillon and its 80 components fit into a 10 mm diameter. To keep its architecture intact, this Girard-Perregaux GP09600 caliber is fitted with a platinum micro-rotor lodged into the barrel’s surround. Giving a subtle feminine touch, the barrel drum is decorated with a floral pattern unique to this watch; beautiful craftsmanship involving ten different operations. To complete the work, the exceptional signature can be seen on the case-back in delicate calligraphy.
Case: pink gold
Diameter: 38.00 mm
Crystal: anti-reflective sapphire
Case-back: sapphire crystal secured by 6 screws
Water resistance: 30 meters (3 ATM)
Case: 48 brilliant-cut diamonds, ~ 1.45 cts.
Interior flange: 70 brilliant-cut diamonds, ~ 0.35 ct.
Buckle: 18 brilliant-cut diamonds, ~ 0.20 ct.
Total setting: 136 brilliant-cut diamonds, ~ 2 cts.
Girard-Perregaux GP09600-0025 movement
Mechanical, self-winding movement
Diameter: 30.20 mm (13 ½”’)
Frequency: 21,600 Vib – (3Hz)
Power reserve: min. 48 hours
Number of components: whole movement: 233, Tourbillon cage: 80 (0.3 g)
Mainplate: rhodium-plated, circled, pearled and chamfered counter bores
Bridges: côtes de Genève, hand-engraved polished chamfers
Three-arrow Bridges: in polished red gold, mirror-polished chamfers and tops, hand-drawn sides and base
Tourbillon: one rotation per minute, 80 components (0.3g), Girard-Perregaux cage
Balance wheel: variable inertia (with gold setting screw)
Spiral: Philips terminal curve
Winding: self-winding, platinum micro-rotor mounted on the barrel’s axis (Girard-Perregaux patent)
Functions: hour, minute, small second on the Tourbillon
Glossy red or navy blue alligator leather strap
Pink gold folding buckle, set with 18 diamonds
Each watch also comes with a black alligator leather strap
References: 99240D52A701-CK7A (navy blue alligator)
99240D52A702-CKHA (glossy red alligator)