People are often defined by their outward appearance from the type of car they drive to the clothes they wear. But did you know that what you put on your wrist says a lot about who you are? If you didn’t know, now you do. The kind of watch you have defines you, and that’s why many people look for the best. There are various types of watches from different companies, but having one from Baume & Mercier increases your social class. Baume & Mercier was founded in 1830 and has an incredible history in the manufacture of high-class timepieces. Today, the company is well established and famous for it produces beautiful Swiss watches at affordable prices. We went hunting and found the top five Baume & Mercier watch models of all time to help you in decision making in case you wish to have one from this company.
Clifton Moon Phase 10055
Clifton Moon Phase 10055 is an exceptional watch that offers a complete calendar or what is otherwise known as a ‘triple date moon.' In layman’s language, the ‘triple date’ is the day and month window inscribed slightly below the Baume & Mercier name on the dial, in addition to the date indicated with a red diamond-shaped tip. The combination was famous in 1950s, but the company has gone an extra mile to update these features. The watch measures 43 mm in diameter and comes with silver dial and golden hour markers. Behind the blue dial is a Swiss Sellita movement with a calendar module. In the sides of the case, you’ll find the moon, month, date, and day displays. It comes with a black alligator strap and a deployment clasp. With its exceptional features, Clifton Moon Phase 10055 costs $4850.
Baume & Mercier Hampton Black Leather Strap Chronograph
Second on our list is an out of this world watch from Baume & Mercier referred to as Hampton Black Leather strap chronograph. It is resistant to water up to 50 meters making it convenient for everyone swimming or washing dishes. It comes with an enthralling blue dial and stainless steel bezel. The face window is fashioned with anti-glare treatment purposely meant to protect the watch’s minerals, and it prides itself with various characteristics such as chronograph hours, minutes, and seconds. At 4 and 5 o’clock position is the date window, and a tachymeter crafted at the outer rim that’s used in measuring the speed. With all these amazing features, it comes at a price of $3900.
Baume & Mercier Classima Executives Open Silver Guilloche Dial
Baume and Mercier never cease to amaze, and neither do they disappoint. They have produced Classima Executives Open Silver Guilloche Dial which does not only come with a handsome look but also with amazing features. It comes with a stainless steel case with a guilloche silver tone dial and a partial open dial at 12 o’clock position and the sub-dial at 6 o’clock position. At 3, 6, 9 and 12 o’clock position is the Roman numeral hour markers, and Arabic minute markers crafted in the outer ring. It also prides itself with a leather band with a crocodile pattern with a deployment buckle. The outer appearance of this timepiece matches with various outfits and the clasps that allow you to adjust anytime when the need arises. You can have when attending special events and is also excellent with business attire. It costs $3200.
Baume & Mercier Riviera XXL 8724
With Baume & Mercier having an already established trust with their customers, everything they produce is has a place in the world of timepieces. That’s why Riviera XXL 8724 makes it to our list. If you have a passion for marine activities like snorkeling, you are at the right place with Riviera XXL as it is water resistance up to 200 meters. It has a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal that offers protection to the 43mm stainless steel case diameter. It comes with a date function, white dial, and chronograph functions. It costs $3400.
Baume & Mercier Linea 18K Rose Gold & Steel MOA10073 Automatic Watch
Our list would be incomplete without having at least one ladies watch. Not every woman loves to have a watch on her wrist, but if you do, Baume & Mercier Linea 18K Rose Gold & Steel MOA10073 Automatic Watch is what you need. It comes with a 32 mm stainless steel case, and 18k rose gold bezel. It prides itself with white dial, hour markers, and black minute markers. Other features include; water resistance up to 50 meters, sapphire crystal glass, date display at 6 o’clock position, and an automatic movement with a power reserve of 42 hours. It costs $5950 and fit to a wrist of up to 7 inches.
Written by Garrett Parker
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