Halloween is just around the corner and there is no better way for timepiece collector to celebrate it than with Skeleton watches. The skeleton watch is a mechanical watch that all the moving parts visible to see through from the front of the watch, from the back case, or from the small cutting on the dial. If normal watch dial made from a copper plate, the skeleton watch dial is made from ‘holes’, so there is space for you to see the complex movement that drives your watch to move.
This kind of watch is merged functionality with fashion, perfect for everyone who loves stylish watches and the art of watchmaking. Not only reveal the mechanism inside the timepiece, but it also let the wearer know how beautiful the complexity behind mechanical watches is.
If you are looking for a new skeleton watch, we have covered the best five skeleton timepieces to perfect your tricks or treats.
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Tourbillon Chronograph Openworked Selfwinding
This is the first Audemars Piguet Royal Oak self-winding since the collection introduced in 2002. It brings together an ingeniously designed chronograph mechanism, a visible peripheral oscillating weight in platinum, a highly crafted, hand-finished movement and pioneering case aesthetics.
This skeleton watch featuring sandblasted titanium case, glare-proof sapphire crystal and caseback, white rubber strap with titanium AP folding clasp, and see-through manufacture calibre 2949 with 65 hours of power reserve. The eye-catching skeleton timepieces that will perfect your look inside a sports car.
Piaget Altiplano Ultimate Automatic Watch
Altiplano Ultimate Automatic is the thinnest automatic watch ever created by Piaget, only 4.30mm thick. This skeleton timepiece designed as an inseparable whole, breaking free from the distinction between case and movement. This watch clearly had a very genius design. To minimize the space, the entire ultra-precise movement is magnificently displayed through the face of this mechanical masterpiece.
Coming with a white gold case and black alligator strap, this Piaget Altiplano Ultimate Automatic timepiece is kind of dress watch you should have.
Breguet Tradition Dame 7038
This ladies skeleton watch coming with 18-carat gold, 68 diamonds weighing approx. 0.895 ct bezel set, and sapphire crystal caseback. While on the movement, Breguet uses the calibre 505SR movement with a full-size rotor that features silicon Breguet balance-spring. What makes this ladies skeleton watch outstanding is, you can see the movement through the front crystal and the display caseback.
Overall, this 37mm skeleton watch is so gorgeous. Luxury looks with outstanding movements. Truly understand women that want both technical and wearable watch.
Zenith Defy El Primero 21
If you are looking for skeleton watch with a casual look, Zenith Defy el Primero 21 is the answer. Named after “Primero”, this is the world’s first integrated automatic chronograph movement. El Primero was known for being the most precise series made chronograph movement. It was a high beat, so it ticked at 36,000 VpH, five hertz, which means that the second hand jumped 10 times a second.
Coming with titanium case, reside El Primero 9004 Automatic movement with 50 hours power reserve inside. This timepiece is a lowkey look with a powerful engine inside.
Roger Dubuis Excalibur Aventador
The true skeleton watch. This is the only timepiece on the market to be 100% skeletonized from the case and movement. Coming with Roger Dubuis’s famous skeleton signature and sports aesthetic stated, the movement features skeleton double sprung balances with 90° angle linked with a differential. This exclusive skeleton double sprung balances is directly inspired by the supercar world and has been specifically developed with Lamborghini Squadra Corse.
Highly complicated watchmaking inspired by the automotive world.
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