One of the most iconic watches the Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso with its Art Deco and Trademark Mechanism is without doubt as one of the most recognizable icons of watchmaking launched and developed for Polo Players in 1931, its unique reversible case made the super iconic watch more sturdy to withstand every potential contact from stray balls on the ground.
The Tribute Duoface was initially released in 2016 a piece of the 85th anniversary of the Reverso and this ongoing year in the festivity of the company’s 185th birthday it presents in extremely limited quantities the impressive Reverso Tribute Tourbillon Duoface Tourbillon Watch.
A two-faced timepiece is absolutely the one to purchase of you suffers the advanced conundrum of too much collection. With the Duoface you can flip among 2 distinct but complementary faces with the included function of 2 time zones on divided dials. The exclusive design of this version has been re-worked to accommodate the recent manually wound Calibre 847 in its superb platinum case with stunning flying tour-billion taking mid-stage of 6 O’clock.
However, the Jaeger-LeCoultre tourbillions have featured in the previous in their wonderful Reverso Grande Complication à Triptyque and Reverso Tribute Gyrotourbillon, this exclusive new piece features a Duoface and the Flying tourbillion concept is one model for the very first time.
You can turn over a coin to make decision what’s back or front as you rotate among dials – a blue sun-rayed dial with elegant bold Dauphine hands or the grained dial with Côtes de Genève feels featuring a 2nd time zone, small day/night and second indicator – with each sides revealing the enchanting tour-billion, which is very suitably backlit by the extremely polished metal (Platinum) sun on the inner part of the back case.
Collections aside, the nervousness in this will be around getting your grip on a Reverso Tribute Tourbillon Duoface. Limited to fifty watches at around is 123,000 USD for each, you would be fortunate to land single on your carpus any time soon.
Thickness: 9.15 mm
Size: 45.5 mm x 27.4 mm
Caliber: 847 – Manual
Features: Hour/ Tourbillon/ Minute with Second Time Zone, the second indicator, Night and Day indicator
Water resistance: 30 m
How much? $123,000 USD