Clearly, not everyone – even the richest of the rich – is fortunate enough to own a Rolls-Royce Boat Tail. However, if you are super rich, you can own a piece of this bespoke coachbuild example on your wrist, or table, or pocket. Because, Boat Tail timepieces.
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has revealed that it has collaborated with Swiss horologists BOVET 1822 to create unique timepieces for the first Boat Tail coachbuilt commission.
The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail Timepieces by BOVET 1822 consist of a pair of reversible tourbillon timepieces that not also can be worn on the wrist, but also can be used as a table clock, pendant or pocket watch. Interestingly, this timepiece can also be placed within the fascia as Boat Tail’s Timepiece.
All told, the timepieces and the dashboard holder took 3,000 hours to develop and produce. The holder mechanism is unique to Rolls-Royce Boat Tail and was designed by BOVET 1822 engineers and the Rolls-Royce Coachbuild design team.
The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail Timepieces by BOVET 1822 are not mere luxury timepieces; it is a come together of automobile and watchmaking engineering.
Understanding the inevitable vibration in a car, even on a Rolls-Royce, a highly complex mounting assembly aid in isolating the timepieces from these micro-vibrations while remain silent and easy to mount and remove from on the dashboard.
The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail Timepieces by BOVET 1822 rocks a 44 mm 18K white gold Fleurier case, BOVET 1822 bow at 12 o’clock, and it is powered by manual wound bespoke 60-second tourbillon with five-day power reserve.
These unique, super exquisite timepieces are available for men and women. More information can be found HERE.
Images: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars.