With over 150 years of history, Eterna once again demonstrated its crafts-manship at Basel World 2015. Introducing 4 new watch series: Grace Open Art, Royal KonTiki, Super KonTiki and The New Adventic GMT, which perfectly interpret the fascination of the brand. The Black Super KonTiki exclusive special edition, limited worldwide to 888 pieces, which will definitely become a new collectible piece.
Grace Open Art Series: Expresses the link between the Grace Open Art’s mechanical sophistication and glamorously feminine style, circular aperture in the dial made either of shimmering white or black mother-of-pearl endowed with 71 top Wesselton diamonds. The frame for this perfect work of art takes the form of an exquisite bezel set with 57 Top Wesselton diamonds. The case itself, in yellow or white gold, is the soul of discretion and features slender crosspieces that serve as lugs. A fine satin wristband perfectly rounds off the Grace Open Art in all its resplendent glamour.
Royal KonTiki Chronograph GMT Series: Featuring the first chronograph movement developed and manufactured entirely by the company’s own watchmakers, the new Royal KonTiki Chronograph GMT is based on the Eterna 39 calibre, the automatic movement with flyback stopwatch, a second time zone and a date display. With its brand-new engine and rugged, masculine design, the Royal KonTiki Chronograph GMT fits effortlessly into the long series of exciting timepieces in the KonTiki watch family, whose success goes back many, many years.
Super KonTiki Series: In 2015, Eterna pays tribute to this unmistakable icon of timekeeping with the launch of new Super KonTiki models inspired by the 1960s’ and 1970s’ originals. The new watches have unmistakably inherited the solid case with its contoured sides, as well as the characteristic rotating bezel with its chunky, knurled edges, from their predecessors. The triangular indices are likewise a stylistic element that characterized the first KonTiki watches, predestines the Super KonTiki to be the ideal companion for modern adventurers and explorers who attach value to having their own individual sense of style.
Eterna presents the Super KonTiki Black Limited Edition, limited to just 888 watches, the case comes shrouded in mysterious, jet-black. The orange-coloured, SuperLuminova-coated hands and luminescent dots adjacent to the hour indices stand out even more prominently against the likewise jet-black dial and guarantee perfect legibility whatever the lighting conditions.
Adventic GMT Series: The Eterna in-house 3914A calibre housed inside the case represents technology at its most advanced. To achieve this, the basic 39 movement was equipped with automatic winding, a date window at 3 o’clock, a small seconds at 9 o’clock and a practical additional time zone. The latter features a 24-hour scale and is accommodated at 6 o’clock in its own subdial, whose distinctive colour and design sets it apart from the rest of the watch. The simple design of the hands, likewise finished in anthracite and coated with white SuperLuminova, perfectly rounds off the modern, no-frills display for maximum legibility.