A Manufacture with DNA linked to the sea. Who better than Ulysse Nardin could have been the official sponsor of the Monaco Yacht Show for the ninth consecutive year?

Il Monaco Yacht Show is the largest exhibition of mega yachts to the world, where luxury yacht builders from all over the world unveil theirs extraordinary creations. The eagerly awaited event takes place at the end of September in Port Hercules under the patronage of HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco.

Ulysse Nardin celebrate this amazing event's audience with the special edition Marine Chronometer Annual Calendar Monaco, ref. 1133-210LE-3/40-MON, limited series of 100 pieces. 

This DNA linked to the sea is contained in the Marine chronometer created by UN for the prestigious event. Timepiece inspired by historic marine chronometers on which Ulysse Nardin's reputation was built, the Marine Chronometer Annual Calendar Monaco is a refined piece with an impeccable pedigree, created in a limited edition of 100 specimens. From Ulysse Nardin, the search for excellence in the technical avant-garde it has progressed in line with the search for simplicity in the measurement of time. In 2016, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Marine Collection, a Marine chronograph incorporated the annual calendar for the first time.

Un annual calendar mechanical typically takes up to thirty components. But in line with the principle of simplification, the watchmakers Ulysse Nardin they managed to reduce the form to only seven elements. Simple to use, nice to own, this watch is the quintessence of innovation at the service of practicality, as it requires the date to be adjusted once a year.

This result in terms of purity and functionality celebrates the achievements of Ludwig Oechslin, the creator whose legacy is the search for simplicity even in the most difficult complications.
This research is also demonstrated in the caliber UN-113, a movement - incorporating a silicon hairspring and escapement - made entirely in-house at the ateliers of Le Locle, allowing for calendar date adjustment both forward and backward - another simplification.

They only exist 100 pieces of this extraordinary watch, attested by the words "Limited Edition" engraved on the titanium insert of the strap. Certificate COSC, this precision automatic movement combines the coveted annual calendar with a 60-hour power reserve.

The tribute to Monaco Yacht Show it is found in several details on the white lacquered dial with its typical blue Roman indexes - a feature of every Ulysse Nardin timepiece in the Marine collection. A glaring tribute the event of the year is the scritta "Munich 2017" present on the dial.

Ulysse Nardin Marine Chronometer Annual Calendar Monaco and Monaco Yacht Show. For those who embrace the force of the sea, perfect combination in yacht paradise.

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Reference 1133-210LE-3/40-MON

Limited Edition 100 pieces

Movement caliber UN-113 movement produced in-house spiral and escapement in silicon, 28'800 v / h 55 jewels

Power reserve approximately 60 hours

Automatic refill

COSC chronometer functions with power reserve indicator at 12 o'clock annual calendar, back and forth adjustment, months indicator at 6 small direct seconds and circular date at 6 o'clock Steel case

Fluted bezel, steel

White lacquered dial with Roman numerals

Screwed safety crown, covered with rubber

43 mm diameter

Water resistance 100 m

Anti-reflective sapphire crystal glass

Open caseback with sapphire crystal

Rubber strap with titanium element and folding clasp