Produced by an ambitious young watchmaker, in his early twenties, GeorgeEmile Eberhard, the watchmanufacture bearing his name, Eberhard & Co goes back to the last years of the 19th century, to an iconic place in the history of today luxury watchmaking industry, to ChauxdeFonds, Switzerland, a town many times considered the generative place of horological inspiration and growth.
Here, started an amazing story of today Haute Horology, a small business named Manufacture d'Horlogerie Eberhard & Co, that in just a couple of years grew into one of the most appreciated watchmaking brands in the world. In addition, we have to mention the profound connection between the name Eberhard & Co and the exhilarating world of racing circuits, and that shortly after its launch, the brand was chosen the official timekeeper of Europe's very first racing competition.
Not long ago, the brand impressed the enthusiast watchcollectors worldwide with a remarkable new member of the Eberhard & Co Chrono 4 Watch Collection, the eyecatching Eberhard & Co Chrono 4, 31041W Watch, a superb masculine timepiece, bound to become a reliable timekeeping companion for the modern gentleman with an active life.
The sophisticated timepiece, demonstrates a classy, polished stainless steel case, which measures 40 mm in diameter and which is 13.8 mm thick. The sturdy architecture of the case incorporates oversized steel crown and chronograph push pieces, and provides a good water resistance of 50meters, which makes it the perfect swimming or snorkeling tool.
Furthermore, the model demonstrates a nice ivory dial, fitted with luminescent dots and applied hour indices, along with interesting black skeleton hands, completed with luminescentcoated areas for optimal time readability in any light conditions. Asides from the traditional hours, minutes and seconds displayed by the watch's central hands, the superb Eberhard & Co Chrono 4, 31041W Watch, also provides a date complication positioned at 12 o'clock, as well as chronograph counters for 12hours, 30minutes and 60seconds located horizontally in the lower part of the dial.
It is noteworthy to mention that at the heart of the sophisticated Eberhard & Co Chrono 4, 31041W Watch beats a topquality selfwinding mechanical movement, the ETAbased Eberhard EB 200 dress strapless, which accommodates 53jewels, and alternates at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour, and providing thus, immaculate timekeeping accuracy and reliability.
Designed to bring a plus of style and elegance to a modern man's wrist, the superb model is beautifully completed with a topquality brown alligator leather strap, and it will probably be available for a price ranging around $4,000.00.