u-boat replica Lizard watchInspired by Escher's lithographs entitled Reptiles, the alluring timepiece is a culmination of four ancient decorative arts – engraving, Grand Feu enameling and gem-setting, as well as guilloche. The result is a dial with a mosaic of gem-set, silver-toned, and red-brown lizards on a yellow gold surface.
It's hard to tell which look the most alive: those with a body of taupe-coloured, enameled enamel or those covered in crimson-red. Or those adorned with round-cut diamonds.roger dubuis replica watches The final touch is a small guilloche design that makes these tiny reptiles more realistic.
The beautiful u-boat replica trilogy was completed by engraving and mother of pearl marquetry applied to the gold base. Marquetry artists are tasked with fitting two materials that are diametrically opposed. In this case, the Ottoman horses are made from mother-of pearl and gold, then assembled on a gold base.
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