Baume & Mercier first introduced the Capeland collection, which houses their sportiest watches, in 1998. The watches in this collection are functional, trendy, and attractive. The brand has now released a new and limited edition Capeland that is exclusively available at Tourneau stores and for their US customers. There is only 250 pieces of this limited edition watch.The watch was originally had a dial that was either black or white. Now, this Capeland watch comes in a copper colored dial. The price for this US exclusive watch is estimated around $7900 US dollars.
This Capeland timepiece comes in a 44 millimeters round case that is made of steel. The men’s watches also come in titanium cases. Covering the case is a domed shaped sapphire crystal. This domed shaped sapphire crystal is treated with an anti-reflective coating. Inside this case is the movement that powers this watch. The piece is powered by an automatic chronograph calibre made by La Joux-Perret. The calibre uses column-wheel construction to start, stop, and return the chronograph hand to zero. The column-wheel chronograph activation and flyback function are nice features and details of this watch. This La Joux-Perret Flyback chronograph can be seen through the sapphire crystal case back. This precise and durable automatic flyback chronograph has a water resistance of up to 200 meters.
As mentioned above, the watch has copper-toned dial. Hints of blue can be seen throughout, including the overlapping tachymeter scale, counters, and the hour and minute hands. The Arabic numerals and telemeter scale are a nice contrast in black. In addition to the two chronograph registers, there is also a date window between the 4 and 5 o’clock positions. The Men’s Capeland watches come in steel or titanium bracelets, as well as Kevlar straps.
Case – Polished and Satin-finished steel
Round 44 millimeters
See through case back allows for viewing of movement
Movement – La Joux-Perret Flyback chronograph
Domed shaped sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment
Dial – copper toned
Blue tachymeter scale, counters and hands
Black telemeter scale and Arabic numerals
Date window between 4 and 5 o’clock positions
Steel or titanium bracelets and Kevlar straps
Water resistance of up to 200 meters
This sleek and sporty Baume & Mercier Capeland US exclusive limited watch is sporty and fashionable. This Capeland timepiece will be great addition to any wardrobe and will look great complementing a formal or casual look.