To recognize the Year of the Dragon, Breguet presents the special edition Breguet Classique 5345 Lunar New Year 2024, with two tourbillons
Platinum, a precious metal coveted for its rarity and durability, shines as a symbol of luxury and enduring elegance. Known for its stunning white luster and resistance to tarnish, platinum enjoys widespread application in jewelry crafting, like watches. The metal’s purity, often 95%, contributes to its hypoallergenic nature, making it an ideal choice for sensitive skin.
Beyond adornments, it’s unique chemical properties find utility in various industrial sectors, notably catalytic converters in automobiles, where it aids in minimizing harmful emissions. In the realm of investment, this metal serves as a valuable commodity, often sought for portfolio diversification.
Why is platinum expensive?
While platinum shares similarities with other precious metals, its scarcity, coupled with a high melting point, sets it apart. This rarity contributes to platinum’s desirability and enduring value in the global market. As a testament to its timeless allure, the material continues to be a favored choice for engagement rings, wedding bands, and a range of exclusive jewelry pieces, embodying a blend of opulence and lasting beauty.
Watches from platinum
Two new versions of the Breguet Marine Tourbillon 5577 mark the fact that Abraham-Louis Breguet created the tourbillon
The new Time Pyramid models, starting with the Arnold & Son Time Pyramid 42.5, have lost some size
The Patek Philippe Minute Repeater Alarm ref. 1938P-001 is a special time piece to honor the 85th birthday of Philippe Stern
The IWC Big Pilot’s Watch 43 Tourbillon Markus Bühler is a tribute to the original version of 2008, a limited edition of 12 back then
The Frederique Constant Classic Tourbillon Meteorite Manufacture Platinum joins the Classic Tourbillon Manufacture line
The A. Lange & Söhne Lange 1 Perpetual Calendar Platinum is the third model in the Lange 1 Perpetual Calendar collection
The Arnold & Son DSTB 42 Platinum & Red Gold are the latest DSTB’s since its original launch in 2014. A watch with a Dial Side True Beat
This is the Frederique Constant x Christiaan van der Klaauw Tourbillon Planetarium for the Only Watch 2023 auction
The IWC Portugieser Tourbillon Rétrograde Chronograph Lewis Hamilton is a new collaboration with Lewis Hamilton