Hermes Cape Cod Classic Watch
One of the last bastion's in the world of luxury and leather goods, Hermes has carved a name in history with unique designs and styles in all things leather. Not as well known, are the brands amazing collection of unique timepieces. With Henri d'Origny at the helm of all things creative, the range has grown and evolved with additions of unique mechanical designs and grand complication timepieces. As with the brands Iconic Kelly and Birkin handbags, Hermes range of timepieces are made in very small quantities and are made with the care and attention to detail they show all of manufacture products. Designed by Henri d'Origny in 1991, the “Cape Cod” collection was created with timeless classicism in mind. With its square within a rectangle case style and the distinctive numerals in the style of Chaine d'Ancre pattern, the range has become an iconic style to the Hermes brand. This particular timepiece is the Cape Cod classic. Made in all stainless steel, the case is held by a manufacture made tan calfskin strap with matching stainless steel pin buckle. Fitted with a mechanical self-winding movement with date and central seconds functions, the dial is white opaline with transferred numerals and markers. The Cape Cod classic is finished with a sapphire crystal glass. Part of a private collection.