Iconic brand for bags, Hermes, is once again claiming its stake in the haute horlogerie market by unveiling the Hermes Cape Cod Moonphase at Baselworld 2007. This newest version of their Cape Cod model features a full calendar and moon phase. It uses the automatic Vaucher Manufacture Fleurier caliber H1929 movement with 32 jewels and twin barrels to give it a power reserve of 55 hours. It will display the moon phases with astronomical precision over a period of 122 years and 46 days. The case, in 18K white or rose gold measures 37mm X 36.5mm and has front and back sapphire crystals.
Water resistant up to 50meters, this elegant time piece will be made in a limited edition of 170 pieces.