To pay tribute to the classic spirit of the well-known Meisterstück fountain pen launched in 1924, Montblanc launched the new Heritage collection in 2014 to celebrate its 90th anniversary, and since 2015, this series will be brand new Renamed Montblanc ‘Heritage Spirit Collection’. Every detail of Montblanc Heritage Spirit reflects all the specifications of top watchmaking, and contains unique traditional craftsmanship, timeless design and perfect functions. In addition to following the exquisite design model of Montblanc, the dials of this series of watches adopt a clear and elegant design style. Each watch of the Montblanc Heritage Spirit series contains extraordinary complexity, which has become a unique feature of this series. Every carefully crafted watch is dedicated to modern adventurers who are passionate about travelling and exploring the world.
The new Montblanc Heritage Spirit world concept watch enhances the appeal of this collection and once again demonstrates Montblanc’s passion for actively sharing top watchmaking. This watch interprets one of the most fashionable and practical complications of this era in an innovative way: the world time function. This watch is just like its name ‘Orbis Terrarum (World)’, which covers the whole earth at the core of its complex functions. Orbis Terrarum is Latin, meaning earth, world. This is the first time Montblanc has launched this type of watch. It is a truly global concept watch that can display the time in 24 time zones around the world. This is due to the complicated functions developed by the watchmakers in Montblanc.
Montblanc Heritage Spirit Orbis Terrarum stainless steel
This complication is also inspired by the history of Montblanc’s past watchmaking. The ‘Montres à eclipses’ watch has a multi-layered dial that can transform and look beautiful. This is the most fascinating complication watch in the early 20th century. one. Montblanc strives for the ultimate craftsmanship and successfully develops superb complication technology using multi-level concepts-Metamorphosis II launched in 2014 and Nicolas Rieussec Rising Hours launched in 2012 fully demonstrate Montblanc’s superb skills Complication technology.
Montblanc Heritage Spirit hand-painted design of the Orbis Terrarum
Montblanc Heritage Spirit’s complication of world concept watches is clear and easy to use. It shows the time around the world in a practical and direct way. The dial is designed in a multi-level structure. The central position of the main dial of the sapphire crystal shows the map of the world’s continents centered on the North Pole. It is surrounded by 24 city names, representing different time zones. The map of the world’s continents extends to the small blue dial that symbolizes the ocean. . The day / night display and 24 time-zone small dials are located below the main dial and rotate as the movement moves. To adjust the time, set the “Home Time” at 6 o’clock by pressing the knob at the 8 o’clock position, and then turn the crown to adjust the hours and minutes (with the day / night display). With 24 small time zones and small dials), and then accurately adjust the local time of the city to be set. After the completion, in addition to accurately adjusting the local time, the 24 time zones on the main dial of the sapphire crystal glass will also display their respective accurate times simultaneously. When the wearer travels to another time zone, simply set the new city time on the small dial at the six o’clock position, and also use the pusher at the eight o’clock position to adjust, which will simultaneously drive The continents and cities of the world, the day / night display, and the rotation of the small dials in 24 time zones also adjust the hour hand in hours, and the minutes are not affected. Once the adjustment is completed, the local time in the new location will be fully synchronized with the time in the 24 time zones.
Thanks to the innovative multi-level dial structure design, the watch can display the time in 24 time zones. The design of the day and night display small dial can tell at a glance whether it is currently day or night. This small dial can change the color of the world continent on the dial, symbolizing the alternating rotation of bright (day) and dark (night), such an innovative functional structure It is rare in top watches.
Montblanc Heritage Spirit Orbis Terrarum Rose Gold
This watch is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement MB 29.20, which can vibrate 28,800 times (4 Hz) per hour. The unique complex functions are developed by Montblanc. As with all heritage spirit watches, every detail of Montblanc Heritage Spirit concept world watch reflects the top watchmaking specifications: exquisite, straight case (41mm diameter), convex and narrow watch Ring, anti-glare arc sapphire crystal, pendant sides polished with horizontal satin finish, beautiful contrast with polished case, micro-arched lugs, polished multi-faceted sharp-sword hands, crown inlaid relief Montblanc hexagonal white star logo, sandblasted background, and wide black alligator strap with three-fold folding clasp make it more comfortable to wear.
Montblanc Heritage Spirit is a very innovative new model that shares Montblanc’s passion for top watchmaking with an attractive value proposition.