NEWPORT SLIM MECHANICAL
Modern updates, incredibly slim profile, seriously impressive.
Founded 1947 French House Michel Herbelin, are dedicated to carving out time in the most apex of technical excellence, with pure aesthetic appeal. Located in Charquemont, the epicentre of French watchmaking the brand stand above the crowds in the world of horology with their collections such as Epsilon, Classic, and the iconic Newport.
First launched over 30 years ago the Newport showcases conscious and thoughtful design. Bearing all of the original excellence, the latest model the ‘Newport Slim’ is just genius –measuring 41.5 mm in diameter and only 6.95 mm in height, it wears really easy on the wrist.
Presented on a rich black alligator leather strap with a silver buckle to match the polished case. The slender and refined, highly durable 316l stainless steel case also has a transparent case back. Perfect for total enjoy of just one of the virtues of owning a mechanical watch -viewing of the very heart of the manually wound Sellita, SW-210 1, 19 jewel-42-hour power reserve calibre in action.
The increasing list of mechanical art excellence, flows through to the structure of the crown engraved with a marine wheel, traditional central horns, plus expertly carved Newport engraved polished steel bezel. Right through to the spectacular beauty of the blue sapphire crystal protected dial. Marked with slim, striking steel indices-teamed with steel hands the dial is immediately an expression of first-class French design which brings together all the excellence of upmarket French watchmaking.
Designed and assembled in Michael Herbelin’s workshops the stunning Newport Slim has stayed faithful to its iconic predecessor model.