Bulgari: Octo Finissimo Chronograph GMT & Ceramic Version27 March 2019
The saga of Octo Finissimo reaches a new pinnacle with its setting of a fifth world record — for the thinnest ever mechanical Chronograph in watchmaking history. The most extraordinary breakthrough is that it is an Automatic with GMT function and a record-setting 3.3mm thinness i.e. the thinnest than the insofar existing flat automatic chronograph movements.
With a manufactured integrated movement that displays the classical chronograph functions, it also has a GMT function that allows one to set the local time with a button at 9h. The home time is indicated on the subcounter at 3h: graduated on 24 hours, it indicates day or night. The chronograph minutes counter is positioned at 6h, while the small seconds counter is at 9h.
Through the transparent case back of the 42mm titanium case you can see the movement of this exquisite creation that rewinds automatically thanks to its peripheral mass. (Price €.17.400)
The Octo saga goes ahead with the unveiling of the new Octo Finissimo Automatic Ceramic (€.15.500) and Octo Finissimo Skeleton Ceramic (€.24.500). Two new models that writing a new chapter with its use of high-tech materials. Every component of this collection “case, dial, bracelet and deployant buckle” are all made of black sandblasted ceramic.