DB28 Dark Shadows
A new interpretation of an iconic model in 50 pieces, whose design, which combines classical and contemporary codes, highlights the technical advances of the Manufacture and the meticulous decorative work of its craftsmen, guardians of a centuries-old know-how.
Hours, minutes. Spherical moon-phase indication at 6 o’clock. Performance indication between 2 and 3 hours. Power-reserve indication situated on the back.
Black polished steel.
Black, anthracite zirconium mirror-polished hours ring. Spherical hour-markers in black mirror-polished steel. Black steel parts. Black matt ruthenium. Côtes De Bethune – performance-zone read-off between 2 and 3 o’clock. De Bethune spherical moon-phase indication in palladium and anthracite zirconium polished at 6 o’clock.
Sandblasted anthracite zirconium. Diameter: 42.6mm-Thickness: 9.20mm
Short or long floating lugs in sandblasted anthracite zirconium – De Bethune Patent (2006)
Sapphire crystal with double anti-reflective coating (1800 Vickers).
Open, 6-day power reserve indication, rose gold rack.
Mechanical hand-wound movement.
Diameter 30 mm – 295 parts – Hand-crafted finishing and decoration – Black mirror-polished steel parts – Côtes De Bethune
Self-regulating twin barrel – De Bethune Innovation (2004)
Silicon/white gold balance wheel – De Bethune Patent (2010)
Balance-spring with flat terminal curve – De Bethune Patent (2006)
Triple pare-chute shock-absorbing system – De Bethune Innovation (2005)
Spherical moon-phase indication accurate to a degree of one lunar day every 122years – De Bethune Patent (2004)
Extra-supple alligator leather, alligator lining