Piaget watch with the reputation of ‘jewelry timer’ was founded in 1847 by a count of Georgia in a small village in Switzerland. Piaget launched the MissProtocole watch series in 1998. In conjunction with various interchangeable straps, it launched the Altiplano ultra-thin watch series. Today, the Watch House brings you a short review of the Piaget Altiplano ultra-thin watch. The official model of the watch is: G0A33112.
The ultra-thin design concept is the core of Piaget’s culture and history. From the 1950s, a series of movements inspired by 9P and 12P inherited the thinness and perfect performance of two legendary movements. The latest 1200P and 1208P movements set a new record today, making the classic aesthetics of Piaget’s Altiplano ultra-thin watch series even more extraordinary.
This Piaget Altiplano white gold watch features a 40mm diameter design and an 18K white gold case. The clean and elegant dial is lined with slim Barton hands, adding a contemporary low-key luxury to this Altiplano watch.
The watch is the perfect expression of simplicity and elegance. Only pure and simple works can become classics from generation to generation. The Piaget Altiplano series, whose name is reminiscent of its birthplace and design features. Every Piaget ultra-thin watch is produced in accordance with specific design rules.
The watch is paired with a black alligator leather strap, sewn with black thread, and the buckle is made of 18K white gold with a pin buckle buckle, which is easy to wear and has the classic “piaget” logo engraved on the buckle.
Piaget’s Altiplano collection, which seeks for ultra-thin watches, perfectly embodies Piaget’s superb watchmaking skills. The thickness of this watch is only 6.6 mm, and the Piaget 838P manual winding movement inside is only 2.5 mm thick.
From the clear and round ultra-thin case, the simple design of the dial, the slender hour hand, to the short bar-shaped hour markers or Roman numerals, all show the unique style of Piaget Altiplano.
The watch is equipped with a Piaget-made 838P manual winding movement. The movement is based on the 830P movement. Compared with this, its unique feature is that it has a perfect power reserve and is only 2.5 mm thick. This movement belongs to the family of the legendary 9P movement and is also one of the third generation ultra-thin manual winding mechanical movements of Piaget. The 838P movement is equipped with a screw balance wheel unique to advanced watchmaking. It features an eccentric small second hand set at 10 o’clock, which has not only become the signature feature of the Piaget brand, but also upholds the exquisite and delicate movement of the 830P movement. And the decorative details such as the circular Geneva wave pattern, the round-finished main splint, the chamfered bridge, the blue steel screws, the Piaget family emblem, all show the aesthetic standards that this Swiss watch brand upholds, making this movement more outstanding .
Summary: This watch, which inherits Piaget’s classic aesthetic characteristics, is the perfect endorsement of simplicity and classic, and was named the best watch in 2008. The sleek design of the dial is lined with slim Barton hands, adding a contemporary understated luxury to this watch. The current price of the watch at the Earl’s Store in Beijing’s Oriental Plaza is RMB 147,000. (Photo / Wen Watch House Chen Zhongyun)
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