Thursday, 12 April 2012
Hornet World Time Skeleton by Arnold & Son
Since 1764, Arnold & Son is an influential part of British watchmaking and the Hornet World Time Skeleton is their latest horological achievement. This highly limited timekeeper, 50 in number, definitely shows an incredible face with six rhodiated facetted hands, all driven by wheels with special split teeth to ensure play-free movement. Alongside 24 time zones on the outer ring and double-disc big date, the hands can show mean solar time, equation of time, numerous time zones, month. The caliber is a Rhodium-treated Swiss automatic Arnold & Son in-house caliber A1766 with a power reserve of 42 hours and 41 jewels.