Athens Marine Chronometer Rounds Your Dream Of Sailing

Although the era of great sailing is long gone, today we have more advanced technology that can help people gallop on the sea, but the wildness and thrill of conquering the ocean are still what many men want. ideal. Athens Watch, a 170-year-old watch brand, has been closely connected to the ocean since its inception. Athens Watch has continued to make precision marine instruments as a tradition. Its Marine Chronometer has a patented technology and a rich history Inheritance, showing the unique feelings of marine timepieces. Today, let’s experience the elegance of Athens’ precision marine watch together through the 1186-126-3 / 63 watch.

An important step in conquering the ocean
    The comprehensive understanding of humankind is due to the fearless spirit of every explorer and navigator in the era of great sailing. They explore the territories that human beings have never set foot in the vast ocean. Under their guidance, the world map is getting more and more The clearer. Since then, maritime hegemony has become the object of constant competition by developed industrial countries. Everyone knows that this is a trump card for overseas colonial expansion. The rise and fall of superpowers such as Spain, Portugal, the United Kingdom, Germany, and France, are closely linked to great navigation, and continue to affect the world landscape.

Athens Astronomical Ship Clock

    In the middle of the 19th century, a company specializing in the production of nautical instruments was born. Due to the current level of technology and industry, people could only rely on some mechanical instruments to assist maritime navigation. This company provided a lot of precision equipment to improve navigation. Security, including the HNA clock. At that time, in order to reduce the risk of overseas navigation, navigators needed a number of precise nautical clocks. These nautical clocks could not only indicate the time, but also calculate and judge the position according to the instructions. So they formulated some standards and commissioned the observatory to the manufacturer. In order to be widely recognized and win the market, the nautical clock certified by the Observatory will be tested.


    In this context, the Athenaeum is well-known for providing reliable observatory-certified marine clocks and marine instruments. Its unique disk layout has also become a norm and symbol, and has become the design blueprint for today’s marine astronomical watches.
Athens Marine Chronometer watch

Athens Marine Chronometer Observatory

    With the passing of the era of great navigation and the constant impact of precision electronic equipment, the traditional marine astronomical clock relying on mechanical drive gradually withdrew from the historical stage. Its role is not so important, but this important period is always remembered. The rise of modern watches has begun to regain these faded memories. The brand that once produced the aerospace clock has begun to remind people of its glorious and tragic history in the form of marine watches. Style, quietly popular.

18K Rose Gold Case

Non-slip texture from outer ring of astronomical clock

    The Athens Marine Chronometer watch is based on a marine astronomical clock and reproduces the design standards of the time through clever layout. The main appearance of the blue color echoes the colors of the ocean. The clear and striking gold hour markers and hands can accurately indicate the current time. The groove texture on the periphery of the bezel is derived from the non-slip texture on the shell of the early astronomical marine clock. It was originally a practical design, but now it has become a decoration and a mark.
Athens patented technology upgrades watch performance from the movement

    In 2011, the Athens watch launched the self-winding movement UN-118. Since then, the Marine Chronometer of the Athens watch has adopted this movement. Although the original observatory is no longer responsible for certification of new age marine watches, Athens’ marine astronomical watches have also been certified by the Swiss Official Observatory (COSC). The UN-118 movement is a basic movement without complicated functions. It was jointly developed by Athens Watch and Sigatec. The original Diamonsil (diamond silicon crystal) of Athens Watch was used to replace the original alloy anchor escapement. At the same time, Athens The self-developed variable inertia balance and patented hairspring have enhanced the performance of the core part of the movement.

Athens watch patented Diamonsil material

    Another proud feature of this movement is the ability to adjust the date forward / backward quickly in the watch. For most watches, the date can only be adjusted in one direction, and it is irreversible. This brings some trouble to the adjustment. If you adjust the day by one, you need to jump to the number of days in a month, while the Athens watch only needs to be adjusted back one day Just fine. In addition, the movement also provides a power reserve display function, the remaining power of the movement can be clearly seen on the dial.
Summary: The Athens Chronometer Marine Chronometer has already formed a family, including men’s and women’s models, the case material, the color of the watch, the style of the strap have been very rich, the hour scale also has Arabic numerals, Roman time scale and so on. No matter how the appearance changes, Athens ‘innovative UN-118 automatic movement always accompanies Athens’ maritime observatory watch, fulfilling the dream of navigation in your heart.

Rolex Cellini Salzburg Festival Night

In 2014, Rolex, the world’s leading watch brand, joined hands with the internationally renowned Austrian Salzburg Festival to support this high-profile music with a history of nearly a century. Feast. In addition, in order to highlight the uniqueness and importance of the ‘Salzburg Music Festival’, Rolex presented the ‘Salzburg Music Festival Night’ at the Shanghai Peninsula Hotel in honor, inviting Dr. Helga Rabl-Stadler joined the festivities together, and presented an exciting music performance exclusively. At the same time, Rolex is proud to announce that the new Cellini collection launched at the 2014 Baselworld Watch & Jewellery Show has been launched in China.

Rolex presents ‘Salzburg Music Festival Night’ at the Peninsula Shanghai

In 2012, Rolex began a partnership with the popular Salzburg Festival. With a model of perfection, Rolex’s mission coincides with the belief of the Salzburg Festival. Since then, both parties have helped artists achieve excellence and promote and popularize music around the world. The success of the Salzburg Festival lies in its relentless pursuit of top art for nearly a century, and bringing high-quality performances is its lifelong effort. In 2015, the ‘Salzburg Music Festival’ will enter its 95th session. Ruibao. Under the leadership of Dr. Staid, next year will be a unique classical music event.

Dr Helga Rabl-Stadler, President of the Salzburg Festival, and Russian singer Ildar Abrazakov

The climax of the dinner came from the wonderful performance exclusively presented by the ‘Salzburg Music Festival’-the famous Russian singer Ildar Abdrazakov and the Italian pianist Allesandro Misciasi presented a four-singing performance, showing a passion for art and meticulousness The professional attitude of the audience also made the audience experience the unique charm of the Salzburg Music Festival. In keeping with the classical theme of ‘Salzburg Festival Night’, it also celebrated the official launch of the new Rolex Cellini series from the 2014 Basel Watch & Jewellery Show in China. This collection consists of 12 classic watches, each of which combines expertise and exquisite craftsmanship, fully showing the timelessness of the Rolex watchmaking tradition. Simple and elegant lines, noble and magnificent materials, and exquisite luxury decoration, every detail meets the rules of watchmaking technology.

The Rolex Cellini collection that showcases the classic style and elegance of traditional timepieces in a contemporary spirit

Rolex presents the new Cellini series, which showcases the classic style and timeless elegance of traditional clocks and watches in a contemporary spirit. This new collection is made up of 12 classic models, each of which combines expertise and exquisite craftsmanship, fully showing the timelessness of Rolex’s watchmaking tradition. With simple and elegant lines, noble and magnificent materials, and exquisite luxury decoration, every detail conforms to the laws of watchmaking. However, this new series of watches is not limited to the beautiful designs of yesteryear. The Rolex Cellini series, inspired by Benvenuto Cellini, a well-respected artist, goldsmith and Holy See sculptor in the Italian Renaissance, regains its classic roots on the one hand, and reinterprets the essence of it with modern methods in perfect harmony. These watches contain Rolex’s watchmaking tradition, reminiscent of contemporary immortal architecture, with its layout proportions and minimalist lines, which are cleverly matched with modern space and light and shadow. The new Cellini watch breaks away from the traditional constraints and completely becomes the guardian of time. It is also a symbol of luxury style and truly reflects the extraordinary value of Art de vivre.

Cellini Time

The new Cellini series represents the most exquisite and charming part of the watchmaking tradition, absolutely noble and elegant. The case is made by Rolex’s own foundry and is available in 18 ct white gold or eternal rose gold. The classic circular design with a diameter of 39 mm is the brand’s traditional logo. The delicate shape of the ears, polished finishes, and double outer ring composed of a dome-shaped outer ring and a triangular-pitted outer ring make the watch unique. . Among them, the triangular pit pattern symbolizing Rolex is used for the screw-in case back, which is rounded like the old design. The trumpet-shaped screw-down crown highlights the sophisticated aesthetics of the Cellini collection.

Add the calendar function by the hands of the sub-dial, Cellini Date

Another dial also quotes the brand’s watchmaking knowledge and tradition. Each dial is lacquered, or decorated with black or silver-plated classic ‘rayon flammé de la gloire’ radial pattern, with gold three-dimensional hour markers. The dial layout depends on the different functions of the watch. The entire Cellini series can be divided into three major categories. Cellini Time is an example of classic watchmaking, with hours, minutes, and seconds displayed. Cellini Date adds the calendar function through the hands of the sub-dial, which has both Chinese and English. Finally, Cellini Dual Time can display the time in two time zones at the same time, and the sub-dial window in the second time zone is equipped with elegant sun and moon day and night indicators. All new Cellini watches are equipped with extremely precise automatic mechanical movements, all of which are certified by the Observatory as precision timepieces and manufactured by Rolex. For the purest traditional style, these watches are equipped with a bright black or brown crocodile leather strap, stitching trim, and 18 ct gold buckle, which appropriately reflects the elegance of a gentleman.

Cellini Dual Time that can display the time in two time zones at the same time and equipped with the sun and moon day and night indication