Hublot has once again demonstrated the magic that happens when the art of jewelry-making encounters the complexity of watchmaking with the Big Bang Unico High Jewelry Rainbow.
Still believe in Rainbow themed watches, like a summer sky after a storm, the Big Bang Unico Full Baguette King Gold Rainbow comes in a rainbow of brightly coloured gemstones on a 45mme case that is forged with 18ct pink gold. This combination of coloured gemstones and pink gold case made a twinkling effect and also chromatic composition.
In an invisible closed setting, 290 precious and fine gemstones draw an audacious, vibrant and joyful spectrum around the dial where the House’s iconic movement is revealed. The coordination and mastery of exceptional skills selecting, cutting, sorting and setting which totally encompass the radical plans of Hublot micromechanics.
The rainbow stretches across the entire 45-mm case as a symbol heralding optimism, wisdom and balance. One hundred rubies, pink sapphires, amethysts, blue sapphires, blue topazes, tsavorites, and yellow and orange sapphires line up in a radiant chromatic composition on the pink gold background.
112 baguette-cut gemstones edge its bezel in studied hues that echo the subtle shades of the 48 gemstones set on the dial and the indexes.
This watch is powered by the UNICO manufacture HUB1242 chronograph flyback mechanism with double clutch mechanism and column wheel appears in contrast. Containing 330 parts and 38 jewels that beat at 4 hz of frequency, this watch has a 72 hours of power reserve.
Putting the finishing touches to this jewellery piece, the celestial phenomenon unfolds across the alligator and natural rubber strap and illuminates the buckle clasp set with 30 others.
“It requires meticulousness, expertise and dexterity to obtain this harmonious gradation of the gemstones and create a perfect connection between the emotion they arouse and the watchmaking technique. Draughtsmen, gemologists and setters worked together to achieve this setting in which pink gold is present only to gently emphasise the contours.The Big Bang Unico Full Baguette King Gold Rainbow Condenses the purity and precision of these incredible professions.” Said Ricardo Guadalupe, The CEO of Hublot.