This timepiece was launched in 2002 as a tribute to Duke Ellington, the American jazz music legend.
Launched in an exclusive special edition of 999 individually numbered pieces, the Oris Duke Ellington watch features a tonneau case with boldly curved horn loops, a dynamic guilloche stamped dial, and an elegant black leather strap.
The watch houses an Oris High-Mech self-winding regulator movement, based on the ETA 2836-2 caliber. The individually numbered case back features the engraved signature of Duke Ellington along with an image of him at the piano. The certificate given with each watch contains a tribute and numerous photographs dedicated to this unforgettable musician.
Model: Oris Duke Ellington Limited Edition Watch in Stainless Steel
Model reference 643 7537 40 84 LS
Limited edition of 999 units
Mechanical movement with automatic winding
Cal. Oris 643, Regulator, base ETA 2836-2, Ø 25,60 mm, 11 1/2”’, bi-directional automatic winding, ball bearing, 27 jewels, Incabloc, Glucydur balance, 28¹800 A/h, 4 Hz, power-reserve 38 h, fine timing device and stop-second, centre hand for minutes, subsidiary second at 9 h, window date, instantaneous date, date corrector.
Massive 3- pieces stainless-steel case, steel back with 4 screws
Case shape: Tonneau
Dimensions: 39mm x 38mm x 11mm
Massive steel crown
Strongly curved horn loops forming a flush-fit with the wrist, polished and satin finish surfaces
Water resistant to a depth of 30m
Black dial with large Arabic numbers and indices with luminous inlay
Scratchproof cylinder curved sapphire crystal with inside anti reflex coating
Engraved case back, individually numbered from 001/999 to 999/999
High-quality calf-skin leather strap with Louisiana croco embossed printing