The image of horse has always been described as energetic and speedy. When the saddle and bridle are equipped on a horse, this mean it is ready to the battlefield, it helps human to walk over thousand miles. In Chinese culture and arts, horse is always selected as the theme among the most of printing masterpieces. The most famous one, “The Eight Horses” is the significant one that stands the top of the Chinese arts. Different painters sketched the running postures of horses by referring to “The Eight Horses”. Each one has its own special feature.
In 2014, it is also known as the year of Horse in the Chinese New Year. Similar to the past 2 years, a new collection will be added into the Zodiac Series in order to celebrate the year of Horse. According to the horse themed masterpieces, Memorigin proudly presents the Zodiac Series – Horse tourbillon watch. On the dial, there are eight horses engraved in different postures. Some are chasing each other, some are looking back and some are struggling to run forward. The full picture is injected with energy. Especially, in order to present the power of the horses, Memorigin applied a new engraving technique on the design. The muscle of the horses was clearly shown. It is a new achievement of Memorigin on the engraving technique. Besides, Memorigin assembled 11 pieces of natural sapphires as indexes on the dial, which looks like the stars in the sky and they are leading you moving forward. A blessing was given to the watch owner wishing the every success in different fields.
To match the theme – merge of the Chinese and Western culture, apart from the special designed dial, Memorigin also prepared a wood made watch box similar to the pattern on the dial. It is an icing on the cake to the whole package of the watch.
About Zodiac Series - Horse
Retail price: HKD $42,500
Stainless steel case
Watch diameter: approx. 43mm
Watch thickness: approx. 13mm
Both sides sapphire crystal
Water resistance: 5ATM
155 pieces of subassembly module and 18 jewels
Frequency: 28,800 oscillations/ hour
40 hours power reserve
The tourbillon located at 6 o’clock rotates at a speed of 60s for one circle
Manual winding mechanism
11 pieces of sapphire crystals on the dial
Exquisite horse embossment on the dial