Jaquet Droz introduces the new Lady 8 Petite. The revisited original Lady 8 model now arrives in a smaller, more intimate version, measuring only 25mm in diameter. The Lady 8 Petitedebuts in five different versions, two with an on-trend double-wrap strap, and three variations in red gold with a choice of a single-wrap strap or, for a more jewelry look, a new bracelet developed specially for the Lady 8 Petite.
Jaquet Droz Lady 8 Petite J014600371
Aventurine wrap style strap
The Lady 8 Petite preserves all of the distinctive attributes of its predecessor, its emblematic “8” design consisting of a refined round dial and a pearl or a round precious stone. Number 8 is Jaquet Droz’s lucky number and a symbol of infinity and completeness. This permanent source of inspiration is found in the delicacy of the perfectly round case accentuated by a matching stone – different in each model – that rolls under the finger for a charming, playful touch.
Jaquet Droz Lady 8 Petite J014600370
mother-of-pearl dial and Akoya Pearl wrap-style strap
The Lady 8 Petite’s dial is slightly redesigned to offer perfect readability. Now it features a delicate dotted minute track embracing the two slender hands driven by a self-winding mechanical movement.
The two white gold versions with a double-wrap strap are available in a choice of black or blue grained calfskin. The black strap is paired with a mother-of-pearl dial and gem-set steel case, while the blue double strap complements an aventurine dial with natural silver-flecked inclusions evoking a starry sky.
Jaquet Droz Lady 8 Petite J014603170
mother-of-pearl dial and Akoya Pearl on gold bracelet
The three remaining versions in 18-karat red gold and mother-of-pearl dial are available on a single-wrap strap in taupe alligator leather or two different versions of a new golden bracelet. The first version features the links individually set with diamonds and white Akoya pearls, while the second is adorned with diamonds and jade, and available in a strictly limited edition of only 8 pieces.
Jaquet Droz Lady 8 Petite J014603271
mother-of-pearl dial and Akoya Pearl on calfskin bracelet
Jaquet Droz Lady 8 Petite is powered by the Jaquet Droz 615 self-winding mechanical movement with silicon balance spring and pallet horns. The movement is equipped with an 18-karat red gold guilloché oscillating weight with a fanned design, which can be admired through the case-back. The movement beats at a frequency of 21600 vph, and provides 38 hours of power reserve.
Jaquet Droz Lady 8 Petite J014603171
mother-of-pearl dial and jade on gold bracelet
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