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Le Sentier-Based Jaeger-LeCoultre Introduces The Polaris Date With a Spellbinding Deep Green Dial Gradient

  • 17th May 2022
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Le Sentier-Based Jaeger-LeCoultre Introduces The Polaris Date With a Spellbinding Deep Green Dial Gradient

The Polaris Date was introduced by Antoine LeCoultre founded luxury watch company Jaeger-LeCoultre about four years ago. The renowned clock was inspired by the Memovox Polaris, a remarkably functional timepiece from 1968.

Now in 2022, the Swiss luxury watchmaker redesigned the model with a gradient deep green dial.

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The dial of the timepiece is lacquered and boasts different textured textures. Each dial section, from the movable inner bezel ring to the minute track, is characterised by a balanced blend of opaline, grainy, and sunrayed surfaces. Depending on the angle at which light is reflected, the colour gradient spans from light olive to a lush jungle, assuming various hues. The indices of the vanilla-colored dial stand out with exquisite clarity.

The movable inner bezel, which is controlled by the crown at 2 o'clock, is an essential component of a genuine diver's watch, enabling the wearer to precisely calculate time offsets or countdowns. The Polaris Date has a see-through caseback and is water-resistant to 200 metres.

The Polaris Date boasts a 42mm case with satin-finished surfaces and polished chamfers on the case lugs and thin bezel. This enables the dial to be the focal point, highlighted with a glass-box crystal reminiscent of the Plexiglas dial crystals of mid-century clocks.

The SpiritThe Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris is defined by its exceptional performance in severe settings. The movable inner bezel, controlled by the crown at 2 o'clock, allows the user to precisely monitor time offsets or countdowns. The Polaris Date has a clear case-back and is water-resistant to a depth of 200m, making it equally at home in a metropolis or the oceanic depths.

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Straps AbundantThe Polaris Date has a green rubber strap with a quick-change mechanism and an interchangeable folding clasp for optimum flexibility in use. The strap is compatible with a broad variety of Jaeger-LeCoultre bracelets and straps and may be interchanged in only seconds.

The dwindling Green DialA hand-lacquered dial with a double-gradient from light olive to emerald rainforest enables the Polaris Date to prioritise visibility without sacrificing elegance. A well-balanced combination of opaline, grainy, and sunrayed surfaces distinguishes each important dial section, from the movable inner bezel ring to the minute track. The robust, vanilla-hued indexes and Arabic numerals on the dial are coated with SuperLuminova and stand out with immaculate clarity.

Image Courtesy: jaeger-lecoultre.com

The fresh green dial of the Jaeger-LeCoultre Polaris Date is accentuated by the case's matte finish and the vanilla-colored Super-LumiNova indexes. The watch is powered by a brand-new Calibre 899 with a power reserve of 70 hours.

The Polaris Date Boutique Edition will be limited to Jaeger-online LeCoultre's store for one month.

Source: Jaeger-Lecoultre



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