FOB PARIS: R40 VELVET Pocket Watch - An emblem of style and prestige

FOB Paris, began their inspiring contribution to the world of horlogerie in 2012. Evolving as a brand that takes creativity and innovation to the next level, their collections are the epitome of elegance and good taste.

Assembled by hand by master watchmakers in Besançon France - so as to achieve astonishing levels of precision and reliability; their exceptional designs display high-quality materials alongside a wealth of emotion. With wristwatches and pocket watches in their collections FOB Paris are a brand whose quality and authenticity are obvious at first glance.

Handcrafted with care, seen here is the R40 Velvet pocket watch. Part of the Legacy collection the distinguished Velvet is much more than just a timekeeper, it’s a living reminder of the fascinating history of horology.

First produced in the early 16th century, pocket watches offered a sophisticated way of telling time in addition to bringing a certain level of prestige and class. Handcrafted the Velvet is dedicated to bringing esteemed historical charm to your everyday with its intricate Skelton design, and choice of Venetian mesh chains including effortlessly elegant PVD rose gold and richly handsome classic black.

A reflection of the brands passion for exquisite mechanism, this glossy black bicoloured piece is powered by an Automatic skeletonized movement. Providing exceptional accuracy and a power reserve of 40 hours the handcrafted details of the open-heart dial allows you to see the spectacular movement spinning back and forth.

Enhanced by PVD rose gold hands that add an extra classical touch, and a fluted crown to match; the mat darkness of the 40 mm dial employs clever contrasts with its uniquely staged minute rim and golden indices which add a sense of esteemed charm.

Weaving century traditions with contemporary FOB DNA the R40 Velvet is timeless design, that can be worn around the neck as well as in the pocket. Suited to both sexes it can also be adapted on a strap.


Made in France

Automatic skeletonized movement, 40-hour power reserve

Mineral glass, anti-reflective treatment

Case 40mm stainless steel, shiny black PVD and rose gold

Dial metal, matt black PVD

Hands steel, PVD rose gold

Chain 80cm steel Venetian mesh, PVD rose gold or black

Water resistance 3 ATM

Watch guaranteed for 2 years

PVD: treatment used to colour the steel