Each year, the Swiss House of Chopard is a limited version of the ultra-thin watches LUC XP Urushi, created in honor of the oriental symbol of the coming of the new year. The new version of the LUC XP Urushi Year of the dog of 88 pieces dedicated to the upcoming year, dogs, the first day of which falls on February 16, 2018.
LUC XP Urushi Year of the Dog – limited edition of 88 copies. The model is made of rose gold 18K. Overall diameter: 39.5 mm. Thickness: 6.8 mm. The strap is black alligator leather, hand-stitched. Classic buckle in 18K pink gold.
LUC XP Urushi Year of the Dog – a masterpiece of watchmaking: the dial model created Kiichiro Masumara, incomparable master Urush technology, and the master of Minori Koizumi. Masters from Japan masterfully embodied the image of the sacred breed Akita Inu in the background orchids. Crowned song dial the new LUC XP Urushi dragonfly – harbinger of happiness and good luck.
Ancient art coating urushi lacquer comes from the name of the tree, the resin is in limited quantities harvested once a year. After a few years of the resin is converted to a special varnish, in which the master of nacre particles are added: the resulting surface on the product takes on a luminous texture and special subtle shades. Urush technique to date have only a few masters.