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Code 11.59 by Audemars Piguet Minute Repeater Supersonnerie

Case
White gold
Bracelet strap
Leather
Buckle
Folding buckle
Waterproofness
20 m
Size
ø 41 mm
Thickness
13.5 mm
Movement
Manual-winding mechanical
Power reserve: 72 h, 21600 variations / hours
Functions
Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Minute Repeater, Striking Watch
Supersonnerie
Reference
26395BC.OO.D321CR.01
Year
2019
Collection
Code 11.59 by Audemars Piguet
Price incl. VAT
317'800 CHF
Description

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« CODE 11.59 BY AUDEMARS PIGUET » WHAT COMES NOW IS MADE TO AMAZE.

“At Audemars Piguet we constantly challenge ourselves to push the limits of craftsmanship. Endowed with a strong spirit of independence, we proudly own our roots and territory, daring to combine precision and creativity. Faithful to our legacy, we continue to evolve by preserving and rewriting traditions.”

Challenge

Challenging the Limits of Craftsmanship

For over 144 years, Audemars  Piguet has nurtured generations of talented craftspeople dedicated to practicing their skills at the highest level, building on tradition, while consistently breaking the well-mastered rules of horology. Never taking its savoir-faire for granted, Audemars Piguet continuously challenges its practices and production standards in an endless quest for artistry, excellence and technical perfection.

Own

Owning Legacy

Audemars Piguet is the oldest fine watchmaking manufacturer still in the hands of its founding families. Devoted to the preservation and transmission of its passion, savoir-faire and avant-garde spirit, Audemars Piguet continues to infuse its timepieces with enduring values of artistic excellence and technical mastery. Taking ownership of its roots, Audemars Piguet also affirms its creative vision through artistic reinterpretations, such as infrared shots, of the natural landscape of the Vallée de Joux, where it all began in 1875.

Dare

Daring to Follow Firm Convictions

Going against the flow of industrialisation in 1875, Jules Louis Audemars and Edward Auguste Piguet turned their backs on the lure of mass markets, daring to craft unique complicated watches.

Since then, Audemars Piguet has charted its own course. A century later, Audemars Piguet continued to create bold complicated wristwatches in defiance of the quartz crisis, venturing to develop the world’s thinnest selfwinding perpetual calendar in 1978 and paving the way for the revival of classical mechanical complications.

Evolve

Never Standing Still

Constantly reinventing itself, while never losing sight of its origins, Audemars Piguet never stands still. With the emergence of the digital age, Audemars Piguet has kept following its own path, using transformative technologies to create ground-breaking timepieces. Passionate, innovative, and persevering, Audemars Piguet’s craftsmen continuously develop new skills and techniques, broadening their savoir-faire to set rule-breaking trends

LOOK AT ME CLOSELY. IT TAKES TIME TO KNOW ME FOR WHO I REALLY AM.

“Classic by nature and unconventional by design, Code 11.59 by Audemars  Piguet chooses it all. This collection demanded new tools, skills and techniques to reach an exceptional degree of technical and aesthetic complexity. Code 11.59 by Audemars  Piguet is about human challenges. It tells the passionate stories of the dedicated watchmakers who dared to follow their convictions, joined forces and persevered, always pushing their own limits.”

CODE 11.59 BY AUDEMARS PIGUET MINUTE REPEATER SUPERSONNERIE

The minute repeater supersonnerie enriches the collection with a revamped high-end complication that continues to profit from the strong momentum of the minute repeater supersonnerie technology launched in 2016.

This contemporary wristwatch has the sonic power of a pocket watch. Its exceptional acoustic performance, sound quality and harmonic tone are granted by the patented gongs, case construction and striking regulator developed at the time. The performant gongs are not attached to the mainplate, but to a new device acting as soundboard, which improves sound transmission. The redesigned striking regulator eliminates unwanted noise thanks to its more flexible anchor system.

The 18 carat white gold case is complemented by a smoked blue enamel dial set off by white gold hands, applied indexes and numerals, as well as an Audemars Piguet signature in enamel. The soundwave caseback design is inspired by the watch’s exceptional acoustics.