Montblanc Homage to Nicolas Rieussec II Monopusher Chronograph

The Montblanc company owes its name to the highest peak in the Alps, and it has received worldwide recognition as the creator of finest writing supplies, one of the world leaders in this production.

Now Montblanc create elegant accessories letters, luxury leather goods (bags, diaries), jewelry, eyewear, watches and key chains. Montblanc has become a supplier of exclusive products accurately reflect the requirements of today for quality design, craftsmanship and the best traditions of this art. From classic pen Meisterstuck fountain to desk accessories, hand-made fine leather, jewelry and watch collections - they are the result of the traditional craftsmanship of the highest quality of Montblanc, which gives a sense of eternity of their respective owners.

When in 1997 the first Montblanc watches has appeared on the market, they have caused a kind of mixed reaction among people. But the success of the new watch brand - a subsidiary of a respectable company with a century of history - was soon recognized even by skeptics. In fact, the production of watches for Montblanc was a logical step, as the unshakable tradition of craftsmanship and the highest level of accuracy and quality handmade served as a key to the success of a new direction. Initially, Montblanc specialized only in the men's watch. In ten years, it was created five collections - Star, Sport, Summit, Profile and TimeWalker. The first women's collection was the Lady Profile. In its anniversary collection company Montblanc made a bid for an watches classics and tradition, and at the Geneva Watch Salon were first introduced to the clock class Grand Complication - Model Star Chrono GMT Perpetual Calendar, Chronometer certified COSC. This first collection series watches brand, has only 100 copies of watches of white, yellow or red gold, and three copies of platinum.

Montblanc Homage to Nicolas Rieussec II – is a model released as a tribute to the second invention Nicolas Russe in 1825, the inventor of the first chronograph, patented in 1821. Chronograph ink Russ display the process of marking time through the tip of the second hand with the direct supply of ink. Times when the ink used, of course, due to practical reasons, are long gone, and now the new chronograph Homage to Nicolas Rieussec II in the collection of Montblanc Nicolas Rieussec shows the date, time display a second time zone and day / night. Limited edition watch is 565 units, steel case Montblanc Homage to Nicolas Rieussec II 43 mm striking complicated and elegant with beautiful views of luminous effects.

While the counters indication seconds count 30-minute periods of time rotate (at a fixed display), the basic configuration has been replaced by thin chronograph hand to the more traditional manner of reading time. Chronograph controlled by means of a button located in position 8 hours. The enthusiasm of the dial is further enhanced by exterior grainy finish. Display a second time zone is transmitted using skeletonized clockwise.

For the hour markers and counter rings Montblanc again decided (like chronograph Homage to Nicolas Rieussec I) used hybrid ceramic material with the application of a unique Montblanc Mysterious Super-LumiNova for easy use watches at night.

Automatic mechanical caliber MB R200 is made in our own factory Montblanc - workshops Villeret, configuration including a double drum, providing a stable power reserve of 72 hours. Model laudable - the elegance and modern style, pay tribute to the great watchmaker past.