Roman Numeral Timescales Traditional And Classic Design Elements Of Watches

Roman numerals are not the earliest and most convenient way to represent numbers, but they are regarded as a progress of ancient civilization and are preserved to this day. In the design of watches, Roman numerals have become an aesthetic element in the appearance design of watches, and many watches choose to use Roman numerals in the design of time scales. And, according to the size, material, color and shape of the Roman numerals, different visual effects are created.
Blancpain Classic 6654-1127-55B

Domestic public price: 115,500 RMB
Watch diameter: 40 mm
Watch thickness: 10.65 mm
Movement type: automatic machinery
Case material: stainless steel
Water resistance: 30 meters
Watch details: 6654 automatic mechanical movement, the movement is composed of 321 parts and has a 72-hour power reserve.
Breguet Classic 5157BB / 11 / 9V6

Domestic public price: 147,800 RMB
Watch diameter: 38 mm
Watch thickness: 5.4 mm
Movement type: automatic machinery
Case material: 18K white gold
Water resistance: 30 meters
Details of the model: a white gold case with a thickness of only 5.4 mm and a silver-plated gold dial with a hand-engraved pattern. There is a circle of dots on the dial outside the Roman numerals as the minute scale, and the center is the Breguet classic blue steel hand. This watch is equipped with a black alligator strap and a gold version with a brown alligator strap. The watch is equipped with a cal. 502,3 self-winding mechanical movement, which consists of 140 parts and has a 45-hour power reserve.
Cartier Blue Balloon Series W6920083

Domestic public price: 127,000 RMB
Watch diameter: 40 mm
Watch thickness: 6.9 mm
Movement type: manual machinery
Case material: 18K rose gold
Water resistance: 30 meters
Watch details: rose gold case with silver guilloché dial. The large black Roman numerals on the dial are striking and artistic, with a sense of beauty and easy to read. The sword-shaped blue-steel hands in the center echo the crown on the right side of the watch with a convex round sapphire. The watch is equipped with a Cartier 430 MC workshop refined manual winding mechanical movement, and is equipped with a brown alligator strap and 18K rose gold pin buckle.
Summary: The birth of Roman numerals has a long history, and its application on watches is also a time-honored design. Roman numeral time scales with historical flavor are often applied to the classic series of the brand, or have Vintage style watch series. If one of the watch design elements is the most traditional or classic, there are Roman numerals.