Introducing the Diana, an exquisite case constructed from three pieces of 18K gold hallmarked at the London assey office. The highly polished material adds a luxurious shine and its 37mm diameter, 11.5mm thickness, and 20mm lugs make for a perfect fit for any watch. Additionally, our watch case is equipped with sapphire crystals with anti-reflective coating as well as hidden gaskets front and back to enclose the necessary parts such as the triple gasket crown in a carefully protected space. With its secured screw-down case back and screw-in case tube, this watch case is the perfect to keep your watches well protected while still displaying their beauty through its stunning design.
The Case Back
A fully polished case back, fitted with a double curved sapphire crystal with three layers of anti-reflective coating through which the Swiss made movement that stands out above all for its remarkable slimness. Despite being only 3.90 mm thick, the SW1000 is nonetheless is robust, reliable and precise. It features 18 jewels, perlage finish and blued screws. Other highlights include a Glucydur balance, an Anachron balance spring and a Nivaflex 1 mainspring. The balance has a frequency of 28,800 bph and features a 40-hour power reserve and a 22k gold decorated rotor. The movement is suspended in a rubber ring of which helps protect it from excessive shocks that could potentially damage your watch.
The Dial & Hands
Crafted with a Clous de Paris pattern dial and applied Arabic gold numbers this dial is truly eye-catching and radiates elegance. The raised platforms with black printing provide texture and visual interest, whilst the dial ring has Super-LumiNova® C1 hour indicators on it to ensure that you'll be able to keep track of time even in the darkest of settings. Additionally, a date disc at 6 O'clock has been included for additional functionality. To complete the look, all polished gold hands have been embossed with Super-LumiNova® C1 to ensure readability in any light condition.
The Strap & Buckle
Experience superior style and quality with this handmade brown Everglade crocodile leather strap. The perfectly matching stitching and 18k gold 16mm pin buckle will keep your timepiece secure, so you never have to worry about it wandering off. Not only is it incredibly comfortable, but it also adds a unique touch of elegance to your watch. With this strap, you'll turn heads and exude sophistication.
The Presentation Box
The timepiece arrives in a stunningly crafted, handmade luxury calf leather case for watches and jewellery. The 36 x 12 x 18 cm presentation also includes a luxury polishing cloth and hangtag along with a Van Brauge brochure and the warranty booklet.
Upon arriving in the enchanting city of Oxford, its eternal elegance captivated me and inspired my watchmaking endeavours, birthing the Oxford Collection. Blending style and sophistication synonymous with the historic city, I infused each unique timepiece with the name of different gin varieties, reflecting exquisite characteristics of its namesake and Oxford's charm. The Collection is a truly magnificent piece of art, sure to impress - whether you’re buying for yourself or someone special. Join me in exploring this timeless collection and share in my passion for both city and gin, enjoying both is an indulgence worth savouring.
Hand built in Windsor / England
Five year extended warranty
Free international shipping