This Royal Oak timepiece boasts a shimmering 18-carat Frosted Gold case and the bezel featuring 32 baguette-cut “rainbow coloured” sapphires (2.24 carats), all individually cut. It’s a breath-taking setting for the rhodium-toned open-worked dial and golden double balance wheel mechanism, visible on both sides of the watch.
This Audemars Piguet patented innovation involves a complex fabrication procedure that improves the watch’s precision and stability. By incorporating two balance wheels and two hairsprings that are assembled on the same axis, the system oscillates in perfect synchronize.
The Frosted Gold case and bracelet are set off by the “rainbow-coloured” sapphires decorating the bezel. The golden balance wheel is visible on both sides of the watch.
Model: ROYAL OAK Frosted Gold Double Balance Wheel Openworked 37mm
Hours, minutes and centre seconds
Hammered 18-carat white gold case, bezel set with “rainbow coloured” baguette-cut sapphires, glare-proofed sapphire crystal and caseback, screw-locked crown, water-resistant to 50 m
Rhodium-toned open-worked dial, pink gold applied hour-markers and Royal Oak hands with luminescent coating
Hammered 18-carat white gold bracelet with AP folding clasp
Selfwinding Manufacture Calibre 3132
Total diameter 26.59 mm (11¾ lignes)
Total thickness 5.57 mm
Number of jewels 38
Number of parts 245
Minimal guaranteed power reserve 45 h
Frequency of balance wheel 3 Hz (= 21,600 vibrations/hour)