COrum offers a new women’s watch in his Admiral’s Cup collection. This Contemporary Legend Lady has to appeal to a female clientele. She, of course, kept elements of the original design, the twelve architecture of the box is now thinner, lighter, much more gentle, elegant and very distinct. The Legend Lady is available with different versions of dials to delight a female clients more demanding.
Since the Admiral’s Cup was proposed by Corum in 1960, she was one of the most iconic models of the brand. Original box with twelve panels decorated with colourful nautical pennants has always seemed like an unmistakable signature of this brand based in La Chaux-de-Fonds. The Admiral’s Cup line is rooted in the passions of the founder, René Bannwart, that are sailing and regatta. Even the name of this collection comes, meanwhile, a famous boat race which was until 2003 on the South coast of England.
The twelve architecture of the Admiral’s Cup always was also well appreciated by men than by women. Now Corum is pleased to present a new specially designed watch for his female clients, with a scope to twelve parts significantly softened.
The Admiral’s Cup of origin proposed functions such as the indication of tides or a count of start of regatta. Its dial was and remains inimitable with its nautical flags usually placed directly on a nice dial mother-of-Pearl or even on a flange around the dial. These flags are used in the place and place numbers of hours on the Admiral’s Cup watches, which are often painted in the color of the international semaphore alphabet combinations. Each stylized pennant has the function first to represent a number according to the CSI (International Code of signals maritime).
The whole new line Admiral’s Cup presents two variations in order to respond better to the expectations and personality of every woman. Proposed in a box more current 32 mm, the smaller of the two is the perfect companion for both the day and night. It requires no winding through a movement Swiss Made quartz and extremely accurate. This version is, however, available in four variations to offer a wider choice to a more demanding female clientele.
A030/02582, feminine and modern reference, keep some of the codes of the Admiral’s Cup. A stainless steel case with of a bezel in 18 k red gold dresses the precious mother of Pearl Dial. Beautifully showcased on this dial are the 12 pennants stylized forming the numbers, clearly linking this model to his illustrious legacy. It comes with a white satin bracelet that turns this watchmaking legend in jewelry to wear elegantly.
References A020/02580 and A020/02581 are characterized by the glittering brilliance of gems and one box 32 mm steel or two-tone steel and rose gold. For A020/02581 reference time is shown on a guilloché mother-of-Pearl Dial glittering 12 red Topaz as an index of hours, while on the reference A020/02580 will be present, as the index to the hours, 12 blue topazes. It shines even more with the Topaz directly set on the bezel, perfectly complementing the dial mother-of-Pearl. On the two variations, the mother-of-pearl dial is Guilloche with a vague style on 6 of 12 sections, which adds a touch of elegance born of a difficult technique. Burn on a matter as the mother of Pearl, which is less than 4 mm thick, requires extreme patience and especially manual impeccable precision. Bracelets Satin Red and blue complete the polished look of these exquisite beauties.
The reference A020/02579 will satisfy all women by the glare of its diamonds. The 12 sections of this dial are set with three double rows of diamonds shining quality vs. size (total 1.2 ct), seamed circular grid, to form an aesthetic pattern. Sparking is even more accentuated on the 32 mm steel box that the bezel is set with a row of diamonds. A white alligator bracelet is a sumptuous way to complement the unique look of this jeweler object.
A second version of the female range is available in a box of 38 mm, equipped with a precise Swiss-Made quartz movement. A020/02586 reference offers a dial with flags stylized instead of the hour digits, while the two-tone box offers a guilloché dial champagne color. A soft satin white complete bracelet this style elegant.
Each of these watches bears the Corum, a key gold 18 k 5N, placed in three different places: on the dial, on the Crown, and on the back of the watch, place of honor. All watches are waterproof to 5 atmospheres, equivalent to 50 meters.