East Meets West Kari Voutlainen 28 Sarasamon

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PocketPete

2015-07-06 13:09:25

The 28 Sarasamon, shown at Baselworld this year, introduced yet another collaboration, between an ancient Japanese craft and high-end watchmaking. By employing Saiei Maki-e and Somata Zaiku techniques, the artists at Unryuan lacquer studios were able to put together an exquisite dial using gold dust (kinpun), gold lead (jyunkin-itakane), the shell of great green turban (Yakou-gai) and abalone shell from New Zealand (Awabi-gai).
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