This watch is officially the most un-genuine however likely the coolest piece to praise the Chinese “Year of the Rat”… And truly, we couldn’t have expected something less from Konstantin Chaykin. In light of the popular and sought-after Joker watch, which has been made in a few releases, all crazier than the past one, we currently have a mouse-themed model that beautiful cool. What’s more, notwithstanding that, this “Mouse King” likewise acquaints another base development with power the in-house moving eye display.
Konstantin Chaykin is among the most imaginative autonomous brands, and without question, Russia’s best watchmaker – fit for making probably the most complex clocks available , some intriguing schedule watches or a watch honoring the film, with a zoopraxiscope (check the article and you’ll comprehend what’s taken cover behind this brute name.) Still, his brilliant idea was the making of the Joker watch, a more open and a long way from genuine interpretation of watchmaking with a marginally dazed showcase dependent on a face with two eyes to demonstrate the time. These watches, Chaykin’s best pieces to date, are normally sold-out before they are even announced…
With the Chinese New Year and the Year of the Rat simply beginning, Konstantin had the plan to make another piece roused by this creature, yet not just. Surely, 2020 Chinese New Year – January 25 – was an uncommon day for Konstantin Chaykin, in light of the fact that it concurred with his girl’s birthday. The plan to make this watch came when he chose to peruse his youngsters a sleep time story, Hoffmann’s “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King”, in which a Christmas toy, the Nutcracker, comes alive and routs the abhorrent Mouse King. Note for later that the Mouse King is seven headed and every one of them finished off with a gold crown.
Based on this fantasy, Chaykin adjusts his celebrated Joker watch with a 42mm titanium case and basically another dial, where the engraved dial portrays a mouse. The presentation, in light of a 67-section in-house module made by Chaykin, portrays the mouth of the creature with a moon stage and its eyes, which are turning circles, show the hours and the minutes – and on the grounds that their position is never adjusted, this gives the watch an interesting face. To complete the “Mouse King” theme, the crown has been moved to 12 o’clock and is done in yellow gold with a ruby cabochon – just like the seven-headed mouse in the story. The case has additionally been changed so the hauls at 12 o’clock portray the ears of the rodent/mouse.
Last however not least, this 7-piece restricted release likewise acquaints another base development with power the showcase module. Beforehand depending on the omnipresent ETA 2824, Konstantin Chaykin ups the game with a Vaucher 3002 type, a programmed development with a focal rotor, twofold barrel and 50 hours of force hold. This development is known for its exactness and its thinness.
The Konstantin Chaykin Mouse King is accessible to arrange from Konstantin Chaykin, restricted to 7 pieces and evaluated at EUR 24,900. Unquestionably an astounding watch to praise the Chinese Year of the Rat. More subtleties at chaykin.ru .