RESERVOIR Watches has collaborated with the celebrated French Plumassier (feather artisan) workshop ATELIER M.MARCEAU to create a tailor-made watch strap for the RESERVOIR Tiefenmesser Bronze Plume watch. The bracelet is crafted from hand-braided, ethically-sourced rooster feathers which are intricately woven in diagonals onto calfskin leather.
Both houses are known for their French creativity and expert technical know-how. RESERVOIR invented the first and only Swiss Made jumping hour dial with retrograde minute hand on the market whilst Maxime Leroy founder of M.Marceau has collaborated with industry icons in the worlds of fashion, art, photography, cinema and interior design with his intricate feather works. In fashion world, Marceau has executed some of the most exquisite pieces of Haute Couture fashion for Chanel, Givenchy, Jean Paul Gaultier and Louis Vuitton.
This bronze timepiece has a 43 mm diameter case fitted with AR coated sapphire crystal glass, Titanium+ sapphire crystal case-back and screw-down crown.
The RESERVOIR Tiefenmesser Bronze Plume houses a customized ETA 2824-2 calibre enhanced with a patented propriety module. On its white dial, the watch displays retrograde minutes, jumping hour and power reserve.
Made by ATELIER M.MARCEAU, the feather bracelet with calf leather lining features a stainless steel and bronze butterfly folding clasp.
The RESERVOIR Tiefenmesser Bronze Plume watch comes with an additional NATO strap. With quick release spring bars, the owner can easily change the straps.
Further collaborations between the two houses will be available in November 2020 with the Longbridge collection which will present straps in green, black and brown.
Model: RESERVOIR Tiefenmesser Bronze Plume
36L bronze case
Anti-reflective sapphire crystal
Titanium opened case-back at 240 degree
White and blue dial
Self-winding technical movement, 37 hours power reserve
Patented propriety 124-pieces module on ETA 2824-2 calibre
Retrograde minutes, jumping hour, power reserve
Feather bracelet calf leather lining, with stainless steel and bronze butterfly folding clasp
Quick release spring bars for easy changing of strap
Additional NATO strap provided
Tiefenmesser Bronze Plume: £4,350 including VAT in UK (Europe: 4,590 Euros TTC/ USA: $4750 excluding local tax)
Bracelet is also available separately: £450 (available online only)