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Dragon Automaton

Onyx dial and subdial, mountain decor in 18-karat white gold, hand-engraved and hand-painted mother-of-pearl. Hand-engraved dragon appliques in 18-karat red gold. Sapphire case. Hand-wound mechanical automaton movement with push-button triggering mechanism. Mechanical automaton with 9 different animated elements of the dragon: the crest moves, the mouth opens, the tongue comes out, the eye opens and closes, the dorsal section and tail undulate, the dragon's foot moves up and down towards the ball, the ball spins on itself. The animation cycle lasts 10 to 15 seconds. Power reserve of 38 hours. Diameter 45 mm, Unique piece.
Reference J0327370011
Movement Jaquet Droz 6150, self-winding mechanical movement, silicon balance spring and pallet horns, flat bridges, 18-karat red gold oscillating weight with signature JH and black treatment. Automaton with animation of different parts of the dragon, push-button automaton triggering mechanism. Customized engraving on the bridges on the case-back side.
Indications Off-centered hours and minutes
Jewelling 78 jewels for the automaton movement + 29 jewels for the hour and minute movement
Power reserve 38 hours
Frequency 21,600 v.p.h.
Case Sapphire case, crown, push-button, tube and bar inserts in 18-karat red gold. Diameter 45 mm. Height 18 mm.
Diameter 45 mm
Water resistance To 3 bar (30 meters)
Dial Onyx dial and subdial, mountain motif in 18-karat white gold and hand-painted, engraved mother-of-pearl. Dragon elements in hand-engraved 18-karat red gold with gray treatment. Hand-painted steel eye and tongue. Ball made from labradorite.
Hands 18-karat red gold
Strap Rubber strap
Buckle Stainless steel and ceramic folding clasp