The distinctive lugs on every Emile Chouriet timepiece represent the wings of time, the French for which lends its name to this new model. The Emile Chouriet name dates back to 1685 and its current boss is a direct descendant of one of Emile Chouriet’s original component suppliers. Its models may be a rarity outside China, where the brand sells a staggering 98 per cent of its production.
Stainless-steel case, ETA 2824 self-winding mechanical movement with central seconds and date, white sun-burst guilloche dial, sapphire crystal, steel bracelet with folding clasp. Water resistant to 30 metres.
Source: Europa Star February - March 2012 Magazine Issue