The Montblanc Star Roman Collection is unique because of its tradition and classic design elements. It not only inherits Montblanc’s design DNA, but also its self-winding mechanical movement reflects the long tradition of Swiss watchmaking. The slender, rounded polished stainless steel case with hard-lined lugs and unique hands perfectly complements Montblanc’s classic Taipan series ink pen’s three-ring gold-plated pen ring, perfectly presenting Montblanc’s heritage of fine craftsmanship. The onion-shaped crown echoes the overall circular design, which is also inlaid with the Montblanc hexagonal white star logo made of precious resin. The silver and white dial of each watch is beautifully engraved with the ‘grain d’orge’ three-dimensional engraved pattern, surrounded by rose gold-plated Roman numerals, which subtly continues the classic and elegant design language of Montblanc, as if reminding us of precious. Surrounding the dial is a black minute scale circle consisting of Arabic numerals and a five-minute scale. The hour, minute and date hands use rose gold-plated leaf hands, and the second hands use blue hands or rose gold-plated hands with Montblanc’s signature hexagonal white star at the end to accurately calculate the time. Every Montblanc star Rome watch represents the perfect fusion of Swiss watchmaking excellence and outstanding mechanical performance.
Montblanc’s special edition of the Roman series ‘Carpe Diem’ is equipped with a self-winding mechanical movement, which cleverly combines the top quality of craftsmanship with practical complications. The collection includes a full-calendar moon phase watch, a dual time zone automatic chronograph, and a simple and elegant small seconds watch. Each Montblanc home-made movement comes from the Reno factory, which symbolizes Switzerland’s top watchmaking craftsmanship. It aims to be a life companion for every wearer, and records every minute and every second accurately.
Grasp the moment and live in the present
This famous Latin proverb comes from the famous poem ‘Ode to Leuconae’ by the ancient Roman poet Horace. The Chinese meaning of ‘Carpe diem minimum credulapostero’ means ‘hold the moment and live in the present’. Today, this proverb is reduced to the phrase ‘Carpe Diem’ and is widely spread. For nearly a thousand years, it has reminded people to live in the present, rather than wasting time on worrying about an uncertain future. It also inspired Montblanc to create a new special Montblanc star Roman series ‘Carpe Diem’ special, praising the fleeting precious time with three masterpieces that combine superb craftsmanship and Montblanc DNA.
Montblanc Star Roman Series Full Calendar “Carpe Diem” Special Edition
In order to fully express the cherishment of elapsed time, the special design of the Montblanc star Roman series full calendar ‘Carpe Diem’ has not missed any day in the calendar year. ‘Quantième Complet’ translates into ‘a complete calendar year’ in French, which means that this watch has common calendar functions including day, date, month, hour, minute, second and moon phase display. The silvery white guilloché dial with classic rose gold-plated Roman numerals, the day and month are displayed side by side in two display windows under the Montblanc brand name, and the date is pointed to the outer ring of the dial by a central rose gold-plated hand One of 31 Arabic numeral scales to indicate the date of the day. In the small dial at 6 o’clock on the dial, a golden bright moon emerges from the Mont Blanc represented by the hexagonal white stars, depicting the subtle changes of the moon phase in the dark blue night sky.
Montblanc Star Roman Series full calendar “Carpe Diem” special model equipped with a 42-hour power reserve MB 29.12 self-winding mechanical movement, with a 12.17 mm thick 42 mm diameter steel case and a black alligator leather strap, There is also a stainless steel triple folding clasp to choose from, showing the masculinity of men.
Montblanc Star Roman Series UTC Automatic Chronograph ‘Carpe Diem’ Special Edition
There is nothing better than a chronograph to meet the wearer’s need to record the passage of time. Montblanc star Roman series UTC automatic chronograph ‘Carpe Diem’ special model, silver white guilloché dial with elegant rose gold-plated Roman numerals hour markers and hands, accurately record the passage of precious time every second. At 12 o’clock and 6 o’clock on the dial are the 30-minute and 12-hour chronograph small dials; the elegant and slender blue hands in the center are chronograph seconds hands, and the Montblanc hexagonal white star logo is engraved at the bottom to balance the weight. Other features on the dial include the small seconds dial at 9 o’clock, a trapezoidal date display at 3 o’clock, and rose gold-plated hands with a red arrow mark by pointing to the 24-hour clock on the outer ring of the dial. Scale to show the time in the second time zone.
Hidden in a 42 mm diameter stainless steel case, Montblanc Star Roman UTC self-winding chronograph ‘Carpe Diem’ is specially equipped with a MB 25.03 self-winding mechanical movement with a 46-hour power reserve, optionally with black Alligator strap or stainless steel triple folding clasp.
Montblanc Star Roman Small Seconds ‘Carpe Diem’ Special Edition
Montblanc star Roman series small seconds watch ‘Carpe Diem’ special silver-white dial with beautifully engraved ‘grain d’orge’ three-dimensional engraved pattern, perfect display of pure classical aesthetics; multiple dials on the dial are particularly classical Noble, especially the rose gold-plated Roman numerals and leaf-shaped hour and minute hands, highlight the essence of Montblanc’s fine watchmaking heritage for many years. The end of the blue Patton hands in the small dial is engraved with Montblanc’s iconic hexagonal white star shape, which elegantly interprets the design philosophy of ‘Carpe Diem’, telling the preciousness of every minute at this moment. The precise MB 24.16 self-winding mechanical movement powers the hour, minute, second, and trapezoidal date windows at 3 o’clock. With a diameter of 39 mm, this watch echoes a stainless steel case and buckle, and it also perfectly matches the classic black alligator leather strap.
Montblanc’s special edition of the Roman series ‘Carpe Diem’ is now available in Montblanc’s global boutiques. Welcome to visit Montblanc China website: http://www.montblanc.cn for more information.