JLC Duometre Macro

The extraordinary Dual-Wing movement is characterised by two independent energy sources and a unique regulator, which showcases and takes advantage of the best of exquisite watchmaking decorations, inspired by the Jaeger-LeCoultre timepieces of the 19th century. Jaeger-LeCoultre Duometre Macro A true masterpiece of micromechanics, the Duomètre à Quantième Lunaire is a new interpretation of the revolutionary ‘Dual-Wing’ concept, featuring two independent power reserves, one of which, in this case, is devoted solely to precise time measurement while the other takes care of the functional displays. Text quoted from the official Jaeger-LeCoultre website where you can find more info. More photos are …

JLC Grande Reverso

The Reverso collection is so iconic, it almost doesn’t need any further introduction. However, for those who never took the time to read about one of the most famous rectangular watches, here’s a little background: The design for this reversible watch dates back to the 1930s, 1931 to be precise. Polo players were sick and tired of broken and damaged crystals on their timepieces when playing this noble game. Jaeger-LeCoultre came up with the idea of making it possible to flip the watch on your wrist, so that the crystal was protected from serious beatings. In 1931, Jaeger-LeCoultre introduced (and …