Bulgari presents new aesthetic dimension of enchanting amulets or symbol of this Roman brand. Mythical creature is now on its way to creativity … this whole range enters a new field of expression, renewing this theme luxury jewelry and handmade details, ceramics and Tubogas interpretations. For a long time, Bulgari brand charmed with snakes. The new watch models reinterpret this unmistakable style of the Roman fashion house. As a symbol of constant renewal, a new spectacularly flamboyant Serpenti Incantati watch slowly reborn as a charming contemporary interpretation.
Presented at Baselworld 2016, and available in two versions, Serpenti Incantati or mesmerizing snakes, is magnificently tamed in a completely new way by presenting the union watchmaking and jewelery. Her body and head were completely redesigned, with the help of modern, subtle and stylized lines. For the very first time, the reptile coils around the watch dial. This year, the snake becomes a work of art, with details of pink or white gold, granulation and polishing.
Its steel parts were given Haute Horlogerie final details, which were brought to perfection with precise touch of greatest master, creating a spectacular result.
They are very soft and stylised. While Bulgari domesticates the snake, the latter nonetheless appears to be in perpetual motion. Therein lies the secret of this watch,” notes designer Fabrizio Buonamassa Stigliani.
A version of this model with Chorologic mechanism is presented in the form of jeweler timer, in the four varieties – in a rubellite-set version with a pink gold case and satin strap or a matching jewellery bracelet; or in a diamond-set white gold variation with a satin strap or matching jewellery bracelet – all in a 30mm size.
The primary source of inspiration for this jewellery watch was a vintage brooch crafted in the 1930s Bulgari Haute Joaillerie ateliers. In revisiting this jewellery creation, the Roman Maison testifies to the strength for the future represented by its incredibly rich heritage.