A New Peak In Gem Setting Audemars Piguet Sapphire Orbe Watch

Since 2013, AUDEMARS PIGUET has been inspired by nature. It has integrated many elements of nature into Audemars Piguet’s fine jewelry timepiece series. Since 2015, Audemars Piguet Trilogy Timepieces have been found in the cold winter landscape of the Ru Valley, combining traditional gem setting techniques with subversive and innovative design. Delicate and elegant, powerful and extraordinary effects.

Sapphire Orbe’s sapphire crystal dome can be manually rotated to reveal the orange sapphire faceplate

In 2019, the Sapphire Orbe watch with an extraordinary design of high-end jewelry timepieces was also launched. This unique orphan timepiece pushed the gem setting process to a new height. The superb Sapphire Orbe watch is named after the Orb River crossing Brassus, the birthplace of Audemars Piguet, and uses beautiful diamonds to match the blue and orange sapphires with gradual gradients to create a dazzling river. Slowly shift from dark night to day.

The sphere shape is made of 18K white gold, paved with dark blue sapphires, and is surrounded by multiple 18K white gold chains.

In total, the watch is set with more than 12,000 precious stones, each of which has been carefully selected, cut and hand-set. The petal-shaped ring in the center is fully embellished with diamonds and six different shades of blue and orange sapphires with snowflake inlays. The layer-by-layer design allows the watch to display a variety of colors and brightness changes with different viewing angles. .

This work combines a wealth of diamonds and blue and orange sapphires, ranging in size from 0.5 mm to 1.5 mm

At the center of the watch is a 2 cm sphere shaped like a dome, inlaid with dark blue sapphires. When the sphere is turned upside down, it reveals a surface of gradual orange sapphire that is paved on 18K white gold. This spherical case is equipped with a tiny quartz movement. In addition to the unique luxury design, it can also have perfect and accurate timekeeping.

Sapphire Orbe watch

18k white gold material / 2710 quartz movement / hour, minute display / table model set with 2794 orange sapphires, 3240 blue sapphires, 6069 diamonds / sapphire crystal / waterproof 20 meters / diameter 47.2x78mm —- ** *