After having unveiled its new Skeleton X in 2019 a skeleton watch showcasing watchmaking technology and complexity, Ulysse Nardin is adding two models to its collection, embellished with diamonds for enthusiasts of exclusive and sparkling timepieces – Ulysse Nardin Skeleton X Sparkling. The diamonds, the purest mineral made of a single element, are enigmatic and a symbol of rigour. They sensually adorn these two marvels to reflect the strength and invincibility rooted in each of us.
There are two versions of the Skeleton X Sparkling a white titanium version with a mother of pearl decoration on the barrel and a white alligator strap, and a black 4 N pink gold version with a black PVD brass barrel cover and a black alligator strap.
With its skeleton structure, the Ulysse Nardin Skeleton X Sparkling opens itself up and allows you to see what makes it tick, revealing all its secrets. The boundaries between the inside and outside are erased Shrouded in diamonds, its appearance pushes to a pinnacle, the transparency of its powerful UN 371 manufacture movement. Thanks to a meticulously open structure which however conserves its resilience to impacts, the breathtaking beauty of its beating heart is striking.
Decorated with 80 diamonds on the bezel and 69 on the dial, the Ulysse Nardin Skeleton X Sparkling collection is of a relatively small size of only 42 mm and fully follows the current trend its curves give way to sharp lines for more masculinity. Its nested geometry an X formed by four of the hour markers is framed by a rectangle, itself in a circle is a real treat for the eyes.
A refined profile and silhouette, crafted finishes, a hand-polished surface for a sparkling lustre, the Skeleton X Sparkling reveals the work of the craftsman as well as the experience and know-how of the watchmaker. All is transparency, whereas the invisible mechanisms of time are unmasked in all their splendour.
Inside and clearly visible beats one of the FREAK VISION’s greatest innovations an extra-wide, super light balance wheel in silicon, with nickel flyweights and stabilizing micro blades. The Manufacture movement, UN 371 calibre, is an entirely reworked version of the UN 171 movement The 96-hour power reserve is displayed through the apertures on the barrel visible on the back of the watch.
Ulysse Nardin Skeleton X Sparkling Technical Specifications and Price
- Calibre UN 371, manual winding
- Skeleton manufacture movement
- Large diameter silicon balance wheel with nickel inert masses, 3Hz
- Mother of pearl barrel decoration / White
- PVD black barrel decoration / Black
- Power reserve: 96 hours
- Titanium / White
- 4N pink gold / Black
- Diameter: 42mm
- Case back: Sapphire glass
- Waterproof: 50m
Strap & Buckle
- White alligator
- Black alligator
- Pin buckle
- Titanium 29,900 CHF/ White
- Pink gold 39,900 CHF/ Black