In addition to mastering the art of jewellery, Van Cleef & Arpels has long been known for its use of ingenious detail, sophisticated mechanisms and,.. well kept secrets such as telling time with a delicate touch of a flower's petal or a leaf set with jewels. Keeping with this spirit, the House has created Secret, an astonishing high-fashion jeweled watch that keeps time hidden like a secret.
Van Cleef & Arpels presents us with a marvellous gold case paved with diamonds and delicately arched with two raised sections set with rows of princess cut diamonds,...A jewel that portrays elegance and femininity paired with a pure and simple black satin strap. A close look at the side of the watch reveals... a tiny hidden drawer! A gentle pull on the handle, in the form of the renowned marquee-shaped Van Cleef & Arpels logo, reveals a natural white mother-of-pearl easy to read dial engraved with the House's hallmark.
Secret's subtleness is available in other forms such as the Miroir des Eaux version, where the case is adorned with a delicate design of inset mother-of-pearl, onyx and diamonds forming a branch of cherry bîossoms.
18 carats yellow or rhodium-plated white gold set with diamonds case (3.10 carats, 166 round diamond, 10 princess cut diamonds), dial in natural white mother-of-pearl. Satin strap, buckle in white or yellow 18-carat gold set with diamonds (0.28 carats, 51 round diamonds), diamonds DEF VVS round and princess cut diamonds, hand-set.
Sapphire crystal, waterproof to 3 ATM, Swiss quartz movement.