IWC Schaffhausen Big Pilot'S Watch Le Petit Prince Steel / Santoni Calfskin Brown / Blue
The Big Pilot’s Watch Edition “Le Petit Prince” is equipped with the IWC-manufactured 51111 calibre. The rotor and Pellaton pawl-winding generate the power for over seven day’s power reserve, indicated on the power reserve display at “3 o’clock”. The 46-millimetre stainless-steel case encloses a soft-iron cage for protection against magnetic fields.
Big Pilot'S Watch Le Petit Prince
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In 1868, the American watchmaker and entrepreneur Florentine Ariosto Jones travelled from Boston to Switzerland and founded the ‘International Watch Company’ in Schaffhausen. His visionary dream was to combine advanced American manufacturing methods with the craftsmanship of Swiss watchmakers to make the best pocket watches of his time. In doing so, he not only laid the foundation for IWC’s unique engineering approach but also established the centralized production of mechanical watches in Switzerland.
Over its 150 year history, IWC Schaffhausen has developed a reputation for creating functional complications, especially chronographs and calendars, which are ingenious, robust, and easy for customers to use. A pioneer in the use of titanium and ceramics, IWC today specializes in highly engineered technical watch cases manufactured from advanced materials, such as titaniumaluminide and Ceratanium®. Preferring the principle of “form follows function” over decoration, the Swiss watch manufacturer’s timeless creations embody their owners’ dreams and ambitions as they journey through life.
IWC sources materials responsibly and takes action to minimize its impact on the environment, creating intrinsically sustainable timepieces that are built to last for generations. The company prides itself in training its own future watchmakers and engineers, as well as offering an excellent working environment ...