Internationally known as an elite of the Swiss fine watchmaking industry, Zenith, is a prestigious manufacture that goes back to the second half of the 19th century, when an ambitious entrepreneur, named Favre-Jacot, launched his own independent watch manufacture in a small Swiss town named Le Locle.
Zenith, a name that means the highest point on a vertical axis, and, metaphorically the tallest heights of achievement, is a brand internationally known for the impeccable quality, reliability and distinguished design of its horological products, which through the years never ceased to amaze the enthusiast watch connoisseurs worldwide.
Furthermore, it is noteworthy to mention that the brand gathered in its centenary existence more than 1500 international prestigious awards, and it patented over 50 exceptional calibers, of which the outstanding El Primero movement, and the very first chronograph that oscillated at a frequency of 36,000 alternations per hour, conferring thus, an immaculate precision.
Not long ago, the brand brought another superb addition to its emblematic Zenith Chronomaster XXT Open Grande Date Moon & Sunphase Watch Line, the sophisticated Zenith Chronomaster XXT Open Grande Date Moon & Sunphase 03.1260.4047/21.c505 Watch.
A superb model, Zenith Chronomaster XXT Open Grande Date Moon & Sunphase 03.1260.4047/21.c505 Watch reveals an elegant stainless steel case measuring 45 mm in diameter, which demonstrates a nice satin-polished finish, and which confers 30-meters water resistance. The classy architecture of the case incorporates a steel fluted crown and chronograph push pieces, and an exhibition case back, which allows a curious eye to peek at the delicate dance of the El Primero movement.
The model features an elegant black dial decorated with central guilloche pattern, and applied Arabic numeral, and arrow-shaped markers, and sharp faceted steel hands. The model also displays through a large dial aperture the escapement of the El Primero Caliber 4047 movement, which oscillates at a frequency of 36.000 alternations per hour. Moreover, the model ensures a 30-minute counter located at 3 o’clock, a double date aperture at 2 o’clock, small seconds at 9 o’clock, integrated in the cutaway display, and a sophisticated sun and moon indicator located at 6 o’clock position.
It is noteworthy to mention that the model accommodates the brand’s emblematic El Primero Caliber 4047, which incorporates 332 parts, and 41 jewels, and which confers the advantage of 50-hours power reserve.
Especially designed to conquer the hearts of true watch-connoisseurs worldwide, Zenith Chronomaster XXT Open Grande Date Moon & Sunphase 03.1260.4047/21.c505 Watch embraces the wrist with a classy black crocodile leather strap, and will be available for an approximate price of $10,000.00.