Ellipse d’Or: Oval watch by Patek Philippe

Left the REF.No. 3738/100J-012. Right the REF.No. 3738/100R-001 of the ellipse d’Or by Patek Philippe.

Ellipse d’Or, in German “ellipse made of gold”, is the eloquent name of men’s Watch, which belongs to the champions of the collection by Patek Philippe. With its oval casing has the otherwise simple clock recognition.

This watch has a “divine proportions” the Patek Philippe Manufactory says Ellipse d’Or itself about their men’s watch. At least, the elliptical shape of the housing for the first time in 1968 launched clock is based on the golden ratio, which is known in the art to many. The so called aspect ratio is balanced has been proven as very pleasant. Recognition has the otherwise restrained and elegant watch in any case.

Gold Ellipse Case

As the name of the clock implies, the gold case is made. In white, yellow and Rosé gold are available. The narrower 31.1 mm case sides is facing the bracelet, the two other sides are 35.6 millimetres long. The dial is solid and machined in the Sun-brushed. Depending on the body color is grayish brown (for gold), blue (for yellow gold) or bronze (to Rosé gold). The indexes are manufactured for housing material rod-shaped and fit. The clock looks classic and elegant and still has high recognition value.

in 1968 Came the Ellipse d’Or by Patek Philippe in the Market

In 1968 the ellipse d’Or came with their distinctive shape for the first time on the market, with blue Sunray-brushed. From the outset, it was intended as watch classic and not as “Fashion watch”. And the plan worked. Today, the ellipse d’Or is one of the most popular models of watch by Patek Philippe.

Super Flat Mechanical Movement

A Super flat mechanical movement with automatic winding calibre 240 works in the ellipse d’Or.The power reserve is only average with 48 hours. The automatic watch can display only hours and minutes, not more complications on board. A water resistance is up to 30 metres. But for dives the watch with a fine leather strap in Brown alligator leather is blue or Maroon eh too bad.The business suit or the elegant casual look the ellipse d’Or is but just right.