Jaeger-LeCoultre gave its Master Ultra Thin Réserve de Marche watch a refined revival in rose gold and stainless steel case finishes to awaken its minimalist appeal in shades of subtle elegance.
Master Ultra Thin Réserve de Marche classic minimalist charming features are presented in a 39mm round case with a case height of 9.85mm. The dial is eggshell-white and displays hours, minutes, and three sub-dials that indicate date, small seconds and a power reserve indicator amid. The sub-dials are distinctive in size and shape which adds to its attractive charm. Each sub-dial has blue steel indicator hands bearing different shapes and sizes. The top two indicator hands are leaf shaped, whereas the bottom indicator hand is baton shaped. These small details standout on the watch dial and give Master Ultra Thin Réserve de Marche a distinctive presence.
Jaeger-LeCoultre has touted Master Ultra Thin Réserve de Marche’s, JLC Caliber 938 Swiss Made in-house movement as an ultra-thin movement with an automatic self-winding system. However, it is 4.9mm high X 26mm in diameter actually makes it thicker than its mass produced ETA 2897 ebauche, which has similar functionality.
Master Ultra Thin Réserve de Marche is available in a beautiful 18k rose gold case with egg-shell white dial or stainless steel case with silver dial. Both feature a 39mm round case Dauphine shaped hour/minute hands, automatic JLC Caliber 938 Swiss Made in-house movement consisting of 273 components protected under a sapphire crystal and sapphire case-back. Each has 41 jewels with a movement frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour. The rose gold watch features a chocolate-toned alligator leather strap with a pin buckle; whereas the stainless steel watch features a black alligator strap with a folding clasp.
Despite Jaeger-LeCoultre minimalist appearance don’t for a second be deceived. The watch manages to sport quite a hefty fetching price. The rose gold version (Ref. Q1372520) has a retail value of $20,000. The stainless steel (Ref. Q1378420) has retail value of $10,000, quite a handsome price tag for minimalist timepiece.
Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Réserve de Marche is classic elegance revived in both beautiful rose gold and stainless steel. Whichever metal style you prefer this timepiece subtle charm takes first place with its elegant minimalist styling and refined details make it a masterpiece.